File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of Robert Walmsley (b. 1927), a lawyer who was appointed a Magistrate and later a Provincial Court Judge in 1968, subsequently becoming Senior Judge, Eastern Region (1977) and Associate Chief Judge of Family Court (1978). Interview topics include: University of Toronto; Osgoode Hall Law School; articling; Walmsley & Walmsley; Magistrate, 1968; Provincial Court Judge, Family Division, 1968; Senior Judge, Eastern Division, 1977; Associate Chief Judge, Family, 1978; change in Young Offenders Act; Provincial Judges Association; select cases. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes six audio cassette recordings from a series of two interviews and a transcript with index (160 p.).
Interview conducted as part of the Provincial Court (Family) Project.
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C 81-4 Osgoode Society Oral History Programme - Special Projects interview files
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