Hungary starts own legal challenge against primacy of EU law

Hungary starts own legal challenge against primacy of EU law

Hungary starts own legal challenge against primacy of EU law — — -Brussels (Brussels Morning) Today, Hungary’s Constitutional Court is taking up the challenge raised by the country’s Justice Minister against an EU court ruling, which the government claims, if enforced, would violate the country’s constitution.

Justice Minister Judit Varga filed a complaint in February against a December 2017 ruling by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), which found Budapest in breach of EU laws on the protection of refugees, the Hungarian authorities having