He questioned Proctor and he wanted Proctor give out all evidence involving the accusation of Proctor's wife. Danforth is being told that the whole court is being deceived by the girl's accusations of other people.
She is interrogated by Judge Danforth and is asked if she had a deal with the devil or if they are telling lies, and she reponds that everything is said is a lie, and she threatened Danforth when a wind came by. She is the one who controls the girls and the judges believe her and she has grown to have more power to the girls and adults.
She was forced to come to court and she was keeping her eyes to the ground. She is interrogated by Danforth and she said that she didn't see any spirits and said that all the other girls were pretending.
The court started with Mary Warren to see if John Proctor's testimony was true if she can pretend to faint and have her body cold as ice. The court goes to Abigail when she threatened Danforth when she thought she felt a wind and saw a beast and the whole court followed what she did.
He says that Proctor is a bad person and comes to overthrow the court, but he is doing it to just protect himself from the whole truth.
Proctor is shut off by Parris but the judges wanted to hear what he says and by passing time he confessed he committed adultery and a deal with the devil and he hated god and got arrested.