Kristen Koalisjon Norge (KKN) bestows the Family Defense Award 2018 upon «Ordo Iuris», represented by President Jerzy Kwasniewski, because of their extraordinary endeavors, knowledge, and ability in the battle for the legal rights of Polish and Norwegian families, because of their battle for the status of marriage and family in Polish law and European human rights, and because of their courage and clarity of vision in the defense of the unborn child.
KKN values especially the battle that «Ordo Iuris» fights for the Norwegian mama Silje Garmo and her baby Eira.
«Ordo Iuris» has shown competence in the battle to influence Polish law in a family oriented direction.
«Ordo Iuris» works purposefully to change the Polish abortion law so that the unborn child will have a real protection.
«Ordo Iuris» gives all their legal assistance free of charge.
«Ordo Iuris» works to shape Polish and international law in accordance with the words of the American «attorney for the people» of the previous century, Louis Brandeis:
«If we desire respect for the law, we must first make the law respectable.»
«Ordo Iuris» represents the Polish people in a way that instils respect and makes Poland proud. President Ronald Reagan said about Poland:
«Poland is not East nor West. Poland is at the center of European civilization. It has contributed mightily to that civilization. It is doing so today by being magnificently unreconciled to oppression.»
We hereby bestow the Family Defense Award 2018 upon «Ordo Iuris», represented by President Jerzy Kwasniewski!