Orleans Parish Criminal District Court Commissioner
Nils R. Douglas, 73, died Thursday, December
25, 2003. After his graduation from Dillard University
in 1950, he earned his Juris Doctor degree from Loyola
University School of Law in 1959. He took his first
judicial oath of office in July 1974 as Commissioner
for the Magistrate Section of Orleans Criminal District
Court where he served until his retirement in 1986.