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the act of recusing a judge
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|Noun||1.||recusation - (law) the disqualification of a judge or jury by reason of prejudice or conflict of interest; a judge can be recused by objections of either party or judges can disqualify themselves|
disqualification - the act of preventing someone from participating by finding them unqualified
|2.||recusation - (law) an objection grounded on the judge's relationship to one of the parties|
objection - (law) a procedure whereby a party to a suit says that a particular line of questioning or a particular witness or a piece of evidence or other matter is improper and should not be continued and asks the court to rule on its impropriety or illegality