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Drunk Driving Case Against Former Rhode Island Lawmaker Dropped

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut prosecutors have dropped a drunken driving case against former Rhode Island House Minority Leader Robert Watson. Watson’s trial was scheduled to begin this week.  But his lawyer, Charles Tiernan, […]

01/29/2013

Robert Watson

RI Lawmaker Arrested In East Haven Last Year, Arrested Again

State Rep. Robert Watson says he has checked in to in-patient rehabilitation following his second arrest on marijuana possession charges.

01/23/2012

Robert Watson

RI Lawmaker Pleads Not Guilty To Drug Charges

A Rhode Island state lawmaker charged with drug possession and DUI in Connecticut has pleaded not guilty.

10/19/2011

Robert Watson

RI Lawmaker Pleads Not Guilty To East Haven Drug Charge

A Rhode Island state lawmaker has pleaded not guilty to drug possession and driving under the influence in Connecticut.

07/21/2011

Robert Watson

RI Lawmaker Due In New Haven On Drug, DUI Charges

A Rhode Island state lawmaker charged with drug possession and driving under the influence in Connecticut is expected to plead not guilty to the charges.

07/20/2011

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Rhode Island Lawmaker Faces Judge In East Haven DUI Case

A Rhode Island lawmaker has appeared in court in a Connecticut drunken driving and marijuana case that prompted fellow legislators to remove him from a leadership post.

05/10/2011