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16-year-old Kuba who was murdered in one of the schools in Warsaw's Wawer district two weeks ago had been abducted and beaten a month prior to the tragedy in school, according to the information gathered by tvnwarszawa.pl portal. The prosecutor's office informed that a 29-year-old man has been charged in connection to the beating. He has been taken under police supervision.

The Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ) informed on Thursday that it will hand down the ruling regarding the complaint the European Commission filed against Poland over the changes made to Polish Supreme Court. The reform resulted in some of the justices being forced to retire, including the head of Poland's top court, Chief Justice Małgorzata Gersdorf.

The Court of Justice of the European Union held its second hearing on Tuesday concerning the request by the Polish Supreme Court for a preliminary ruling. The questions related to, among others, the independence of the new National Council of the Judiciary (KRS), as well as the recent reforms to the Supreme Court. Government representatives, the Public Prosecutor General and judges from the KRS defended the implemented reforms.

The monument to the former custodian of the Licheń Sanctuary has been covered up. The decision was made by the current administrators of the sanctuary - the Congregation of Marian Fathers. The story of father who was accused of molesting a former altar boy is highlighted in the Sekielski brothers film entitled "Just don't tell anyone".

"Superwizjer" TVN journalists scooped prestigious European awards. Jakub Stachowiak and Patryk Szczepaniak received statuettes at the World Media Festival gala in Hamburg for their report "Black amber market" revealing smuggling and illegal amber trade. The international jury also credited tvn24.pl Szymon Jadczak for his acclaimed report for "Superwizjer" entitled: "Football and gangsters". Also mentioned was "Breast ironing" documentary by TVN Style.