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Polish Prosecutors Censure LA Courts Over Polanski Extradition Ruling

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Prosecutors in Poland issued a scathing indictment of the Los Angeles County courts system on Friday, in ruling that famed director Roman Polanski should not be extradited to face 38-year-old child rape charges. 149 more words


Poland says pirates attacked Polish ship off Nigeria coast


Poland’s Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski said on Friday that a Polish cargo ship under the 118 more words


Slavic winter cometh

No sooner had I pressed the publish button on that last post, of course, than the arctic winds blew in from the north and the temperature plummeted instantly.   691 more words

Poland | Krakow and Auschwitz-Birkenau

September 9th – 13th 2015

Krakow |

Krakow was possibly the biggest surprise in terms of epicness. I did not really know what to expect but I was blown away with how much I loved the city. 687 more words


Poland won't extradite Roman Polanski to the US after prosecutors accept court ruling

WARSAW, Poland – Poland will not extradite Oscar-winning filmmaker Roman Polanski to the U.S. in an almost 40-year-old case after prosecutors declined to challenge a court ruling against it. 330 more words


Salt Mine of Wieliczka (Krakow)

Wieliczka Salt Mine is definitely a must-see when visiting Krakow in Poland.   I was blown away by this both unusual and impressive place. The underground mine and its 300 corridors and 300 chambers operated continuously since the 13th century. 93 more words


Góra Świętej Anny

“THERE IS NOTHING HERE,” the young German engineer said through his cigarette, staring off the balcony of the largest house on St. Anne’s Hill, in the small pilgrimage town of Góra Świętej Anny, or St. 2,702 more words