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Lawyer

Juanita Kidd Stout was American judge. Bar: District of Columbia 1950, Pennsylvania 1954. Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association (Sandra Day O'Connor award 1994), National Association Women Judges, National Association Women Lawyers.

Background

Stout, Juanita Kidd was born on March 7, 1919 in Wewoka, Oklahoma, United States. Daughter of Henry Maynard and Mary Alice (Chandler) Kidd.

Education

Bachelor, University Iowa, 1939. Juris Doctor, Indiana University, 1948. Master of Laws, Indiana University, 1954.

Doctor of Laws (honorary), Ursinus College, 1965. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Indiana University, 1966. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Lebanon Valley College, 1969.

Doctor of Laws (honorary), Drexel University, 1972. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Rockford College, Illinois, 1974. Doctor of Laws (honorary), University Maryland, 1980.

Doctor of Laws (honorary), Roger Williams College, 1984. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Morgan State University, 1985. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Russell Sage College, 1966.

Doctor of Laws (honorary), Fisk University, 1988. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Delaware State College, 1990.

Career

Teacher public schools, Seminole and Sand Springs, Oklahoma, 1939-1942. Teacher Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, Tallahassee, 1949, Texas Southern University, Houston, 1949. Administrative assistant to judge The United States of America Court Appeals (3d circuit), Philadelphia, 1950-1954.

Private practice law Turner & Stout, 1954-1955. Chief of appeals District Attorney' General’ s Office City of Philadelphia, 1955-1959, judge municipal court, 1959-1969. Judge Court Common Pleas, Philadelphia, 1969-1988, senior judge, from 1989.

Justice Supreme Court Pennsylvania, 1988-1989. Sitting as senior judge Court Common Pleas.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1950, Pennsylvania 1954.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association (Sandra Day O'Connor award 1994), National Association Women Judges, National Association Women Lawyers.

Connections

Married Charles Otis Stout, June 23, 1942.

father:
Henry Maynard Kidd

mother:
Mary Alice (Chandler) Kidd

spouse:
Charles Otis Stout