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Case C-480/21

Case Information Subject Matter Stage of Proceedings

The Minister for Justice and Equality v. WO and JL

Type of proceeding
Reference for a preliminary ruling
Referring court

Irish Supreme Court

European Arrest Warrant issued by Polish authorities - right to a "tribunal established by law" - real risk of breach of this right - applicability of the "LM test" - impossibility of the defendant to establish the composition of the court at the moment of surrender - absence of an effective remedy to challenge the validity of the appointment of judges in Poland - consequences for surrender decision.

See also the references for preliminary rulings by the Rechtbank Amsterdam in Cases C-562/21 PPU and 563/21 PPU

Fundamental Rights European Arrest Warrant