Author: Anna Młynarska-Sobaczewska
E-mail: anka.sobaczewska@gmail.com
Institution: Instytut Nauk Prawnych
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3029-2836
Year of publication: 2020
Source: Show
Pages: 15-34
DOI Address: https://doi.org/10.15804/ppk.2020.04.01
PDF: ppk/56/ppk5601.pdf

The Faces and Paradoxes of Judicial Accountability

The article regards the problem how to separate judicial accountability from the other forms odf judges liability. It presents a proposal of judicial accountability concept in legal science, the basic assumptions for the settlement of judicial power towards forms of responsibility, proposing the separation of these categories. and the subject and object scope of judicial accountability. The result of the analysis are conclusions on the forms of accountability within judicial power, especially judges’ decisions - and outlining some threats that apply to them.

Artykuł dotyczy dokonuje próby odseparowania rozliczalności sędziowskiej od form odpowiedzialności sędziów. Prezentuje propozycję terminologiczną rozliczalności sędziowskiej w nauce prawa, przedstawia podstawowe założenia realizacji rozliczania władzy sędziowskiej wobec form odpowiedzialności, proponując rozdzielenie tych kategorii oraz zakres przedmiotowy i podmiotowy rozliczalności. Rezultatem analizy są wnioski dotyczące form rozliczalności poprzez uzasadnienie decyzji sędziowskich oraz zarysowanie zagrożeń, jakie dotyczą tej kategorii.

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