Robert B. Watts (1922-1998)
MSA SC 3520-2947
Newspaper articles -
"Watts, leaving city bench, calls for separate family court." The Daily Record, 18 April 1985.
"Orphans Court judges file for re-election." The Baltimore Sun, 2 June 1994.
"Editorial: 'New day' for racial integration." The Baltimore Sun, 16 December 1995.
"Move to dump judicial elections gains fuel; Study commission points to divisive race in Howard." The Baltimore Sun, 15 September 1996.
"Judge Robert B. Watts, 76, dies; Civil rights lawyer, Circuit Court jurist, drew people together." The Baltimore Sun, 9 October 1998.
"Letters to the Editor." The Baltimore Sun, 2 November 1998.
"Robert Watts, 59, school administrator." The Baltimore Sun, 12 December 1999.
"City's hall of justice celebrates 100 years; Gala will raise funds in effort to restore Mitchell Courthouse." The Baltimore Sun, 7 October 2000.
"Baltimore Lawyers and Judges of the 20th Century. Celebration of the Mitchell Courthouse Centennial." The Daily Record, fall 2000.
"City/County Digest." The Baltimore Sun, 2 March 2001.
"Law center to honor chief judge; Bell is praised for improving access to legal system." The Baltimore Sun, 22 June 2001.
Histories of the Bench and Bar of Baltimore City. Baltimore: Baltimore Courthouse and Law Museum Foundation, 1997.
Web sources -
Maryland Public Television. "Color at the Bar: The Rise
of African-Americans in the Maryland Legal System."
Martindale-Hubbel Lawyer locator on-line.
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