recuse Headlines

  • Rod Rosenstein must recuse himself

    The deputy attorney general is a key witness to the obstruction and other allegations being investigated.

    TheHill
  • California justices take rare step of recusing themselves

    The California Supreme Court on Monday took the unusual step of disqualifying itself from considering a case. The justices issued an order recusing themselves from a lawsuit saying state judges … Click to Continue

    thenewstribune
  • Justice Kavanaugh unlikely to heed calls for recusal

    Justice Brett Kavanaugh is unlikely to heed calls by critics to step aside from certain politically charged U.S. Supreme Court cases in which his fairness and independence might be questioned after a divisive confirmation fight, according to legal experts. U.S. law requires justices to step aside when there is a conflict of interest or genuine question of bias, but it leaves the recusal decision in the hands of the individual justices. Kavanaugh, Republican President Donald …

    Raw Story
  • McCabe and Rosenstein quarreled over recusals in front of Mueller

    In the aftermath of James Comey's firing as FBI director in May 2017, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe had a heated confrontation about who should recuse themselves from the Russia investigation in front of special counsel Robert Mueller, according to a source briefed on the matter.

    CNN
  • McCabe, Rosenstein quarreled over recusals in front of Mueller

    In the aftermath of James Comey's firing as FBI director in May 2017, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe had a heated confrontation about who should recuse themselves from the Russia investigation in front of special counsel Robert Mueller, according to a source briefed on the matter. Both men were convinced that the other was damaged by the events that had transpired and should step aside from the Russia investigation, according to multiple...

    WPLG
  • Justice Kavanaugh unlikely to heed calls for recusal

    Justice Brett Kavanaugh is unlikely to heed calls by critics to step aside from certain politically charged U.S. Supreme Court cases in which his fairness and independence might be questioned after a divisive confirmation fight, according to legal experts.

    U.S.