Early, TX asked in Criminal Law and Appeals / Appellate Law for Texas

Q: How much notice is required for a judge to be recused or recuse himself before a bench trial?

1 Lawyer Answer

Roy Lee Warren

  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • San Marcos, TX
  • Licensed in Texas

A: My favorite answer, it depends. I am kidding, I hate saying that. But you can object the day of trial if that is when you discover a disqualifying connection. But generally it is best to file a motion in accordance with the local rules in your County that is applicable to motions for defendants. Go to the County website and check its local rules. Good luck.

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