Justices May Stay Mum On Recusals Despite NY Bar's Advice

Law360, New York (October 3, 2012, 7:14 PM EDT) -- U.S. Supreme Court justices have a spotty record when it comes to explaining their decisions on withdrawing from cases, but practical and legal hurdles could trip up an effort by a powerful New York lawyers group to prod them into more disclosure, experts said Wednesday.

The New York City Bar Association thrust the long-simmering concern into the spotlight at the beginning of the high court's new term, lamenting in a lengthy report the lack of predictable public comment by the nation's nine top jurists on matters...
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