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U.S. Judge Norman Moon: Virginia’s 2017 Double Dipping Porker of the Year Winner

 

The state of Virginia provided Norman K. Moon with a law license in 1962 after he graduated from the University of Virginia Law School.

 

Former President Bill Clinton was duped into nominating Norm for a seat as a District Court judge for the Western District of Virginia in October 1997. Norm wasn’t nominated because he was the most qualified attorney in the greater Roanoke area. He got it because he had proven to be a reliable lackey for the local political hacks.

 

For the past forty-four (44) years, Norm has had his significant snout firmly implanted in the public trough. Apparently, no self-respecting law firms in the greater Roanoke area were about to offer Norm a good paying job.

 

It should be noted that in July 2010 Norm opted to assume the position of senior status judge. This meant that he was only required to work 10 hours a week while collecting 100% of a full-time judge’s annual salary, which as of 2018 would be $205,100.

 

In addition to his annual $205,100 salary, Norm also collects an annual judicial pension from the state of Texas of approximately $130,000 for a total of $335,100.

 

And lastly, if you’re a federal or even a local government employee, wouldn’t you love it if you could take on senior status in your job after 10 years and continue to collect 100% of your pay? Sorry boys and girls!

 

Even though you’ll never be able to collect this unconscionable financial benefit, you can take solace in the fact that you will be required to continue to pay taxes to support it.

 

As we speak (ca. March 20180, Norm continues to sit as a District Court judge in Roanoke, Virginia.

 
 

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