NC Judge Orders Arrest of 77 Year Old Cancer Patient

New Hanover County, North Carolina

Thursday, January 24, 2019

North Carolina Judge Stanley Carmical ordered the arrest of 77 year old Katherine Bell Moore for civil contempt on an issue stemming from a probate dispute.

Moore’s representatives informed the judge of Mrs. Moore’s battle with pancreatic cancer, and presented a letter from Mrs. Moore’s doctors at the Mayo Clinic in Florida.

Judge Carmical chose to order the arrest of Mrs. Moore.

Mrs. Moore is being held at a local jail pending a hearing on her bail/bond.

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