Relevant Publications

The Constitutional Identity of Poland: Is the Emperor Putting on the Old Clothes of Sovereignty? by Anna Sledzinska-Simon and Michał Ziółkowski

By on 5th July 2017

Our working group warmly recommends the excellent forthcoming article “The Constitutional Identity of Poland: Is the Emperor Putting on the Old Clothes of Sovereignty?” by Anna Sledzinska-Simon and Michał Ziółkowski. Abstract: “This paper analyses the way the term “constitutional identity” is understood and applied in the case-law of the Polish Constitutional Tribunal. The Tribunal first […]

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Lectures and Book Launches

Lecture: Constitutional Identity in Italy: European Integration as the Fulfillment of the Constitution by Prof. Federico Fabbrini and Prof. Oreste Pollicino

By on 10th February 2017

Dear all, our working group has the pleasure to invite you to our second lecture of 2017 – Constitutional Identity in Italy: European Integration as the Fulfillment of the Constitution – Professors Federico Fabbrini (Dublin City Univeristy) and Oreste Pollicino (Bocconi University) will discuss the place of the Italian constitutional identity at the light of […]

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Blog Posts

Constitutional Court Decision on the Hungarian Government’s Constitutional Identity Defence

By on 11th January 2017

Ever since the 2010 parliamentary elections Hungary has set off on the journey to became an ‘illiberal’ member state of the EU, which does not comply with the shared values of rule of law and democracy, the ‘basic structure’ of Europe. The new government of Viktor Orbán from the very beginning has justified the non-compliance […]

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