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John Henry Moore II (born 1929) is a United States federal judge.

Moore was born in Atlantic City, New Jersey. He received a B.S. from Syracuse University in 1952. He received a J.D. from University of Florida College of Law in 1961. He was a U.S. Naval Reserve Commander from 1948 to 1971. He was in private practice of law in Atlanta, Georgia in 1961. He was in private practice of law in Fort Lauderdale, Florida from 1961 to 1967. He was a judge to the 17th Judicial Circuit, Circuit Court of Florida from 1967 to 1977. He was a Chief judge from 1975 to 1977. He was a judge to the Fourth District Court of Appeal, State of Florida from 1977 to 1981. . Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 1976; Senate took no action.

Moore was a federal judge to the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida. Moore was nominated by President Ronald Reagan on November 4, 1981, to a new seat created by 92 Stat. 1629; He was confirmed by the United States Senate on November 24, 1981, and received commission on December 1, 1981. Served as chief judge, 1992-1995. Assumed senior status on December 31, 1995.

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