Explained: How judges recuse from cases, and why

Synopsis: Recently, two Supreme Court (SC) judges have recused themselves from hearing cases relating to West Bengal.  What is the recusal of judges?  Recusal is the removal of oneself as a judge or policymaker in a particular matter.  Why does a judge recuse?   The judges usually recuse themselves when there is a Conflict of Interest:  Conflict of Interest: It can occur… Continue reading Explained: How judges recuse from cases, and why