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NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics – Recusal Scope: Opinion 21-97

New York State Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics Recusal Scope – Legal question Opinion 21-97  Background: The inquiring judge has decided to recuse on a matter involving a particular attorney. The judge asks if it is permissible to recuse citing the following language: “counsel has demonstrated a history of engaging in conduct that calls counsel’s credibility into question.”  Opinion: The ...