Judges

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New Hampshire Attorney General Gordon MacDonald says a felony complaint was filed Friday charging former Judge Paul S. Moore with one count of fraud in an attempt to allegedly "defraud the New Hampshire judicial retirement plan."

Moore, who resigned two weeks ago, is scheduled to enter a guilty plea and be sentenced on the charge on May 2 in Merrimack County Superior Court.

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A New Hampshire circuit court judge has been suspended without pay because of allegations that he submitted fake evaluations of his job performance.

 

Judge Paul Moore sits on the Nashua District Court. He has been on leave since last year.

 

According to documents released yesterday, Moore interfered with the evaluation system the state courts use to assess the performance of judges, in order to boost his own score.

 

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N.H. Supreme Court

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N.H. Woman Accused of Threatening 2 Judges on Facebook

Jan 26, 2018
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A Northwood woman has been charged with threatening two New Hampshire judges and a lawyer in Facebook posts.

 

Janet Delfuoco, 50, allegedly threatened to physically hurt a Superior Court and a Circuit Court judge in Rockingham County. She’s also accused of criminal threatening against a lawyer.

 

These charges stem from events that took place in prior court proceedings. Delfuoco has been involved in years-long custody and property disputes with her ex-husband.