Naked Capitalism – Homes in Florida Seized Without Notice of Foreclosure: Suspicously Large Number of “The Dog Ate My Summons” Filings

Homes in Florida Seized Without Notice of Foreclosure: Suspicously Large Number of “The Dog Ate My Summons” Filings More revelations from one of the epicenters of the housing implosion. 4ClosureFraud has published an eyepoppingly long list of affidavits of lost summons in foreclosure cases. This is a teeny extract from their sample, so readers can … Continue reading

Super Sewer Service – I Feel Bad For ALL the People Who Lost Their Homes and Were (obviously) NOT Served

“No Person ought to be taken imprisoned or disseised of his freehold, or be exiled or deprived of his Privileges, Franchises, Life, Liberty or Property but by due process of Law.” ~ Proper service of process initially establishes personal jurisdiction of the court over the person served. If the defendant ignores further pleadings or fails … Continue reading

[VIDEO] Fraud Factories: Rep. Alan Grayson Explains the Foreclosure Fraud Crisis, Shows Examples of Forgeries and Fraud

WOW ~ Fraud Factories: Rep. Alan Grayson Explains the Foreclosure Fraud Crisis ~ “Their is one set of rules for the banks and another set of laws for everyone else” “THE EASIEST WAY TO MAKE A BUCK IS TO STEAL IT” ~ 4closureFraud.org ~ “I haven’t seen any widespread problem” Sasser said

Toxic Titles Part Deux – Linda Green of Docx (et al?) Did NOT Have Signing Authority on Behalf of MERS

TOXIC TOXIC TOXIC TOXIC TOXIC TITLES TITLES TITLES TITLES Oh oh… This could be bad… Back in August I published this report that Linda Green did not have signing authority on behalf of (MERS). Now the interesting thing is it wasn’t a “deadbeat homeowner”, a “loose cannon consumer advocate” or a “sleazy foreclosure defense attorney” … Continue reading

Letter from Rep. Alan Grayson, Rep. Barney Frank, and Rep. Corrine Brown to Fannie on Foreclosure Mills

September 24, 2010 Michael J. Williams President and Chief Executive Officer Fannie Mae 3900 Wisconsin Avenue, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20016 Dear Mr. Williams, We are disturbed by the increasing reports of predatory ‘foreclosure mills’ in Florida working for Fannie Mae servicers.  Foreclosure mills are law firms representing lenders that specialize in speeding up the foreclosure … Continue reading

Oh No They Didn’t! PB Post – Legislature Did NOT Approve $9.6 Million for Judges to Listen ONLY to “Lenders”

“If Judge Colton was wrong,” Judge Blanc said, “the case can be appealed, and it will come back.” ~ Gotta love that Chief Judge Blanc… Some other notable quotes from this fine upstanding Judge… “We are bringing in senior judges and we’ve hired case managers to be of assistance to senior judges to plow through … Continue reading

A Response – This is War – HOW TO DISMISS THOUSANDS OF FORECLOSURE CASES

A Response – This is War – HOW TO DISMISS THOUSANDS OF FORECLOSURE CASES By Carol C Asbury, Esquire As many of you who read this Blog know, I do not use this blog to promote myself or pat myself on the back.  The purpose of this blog is to get information out to the … Continue reading

HERE WE GO!!! Moratorium NOW – Rep Alan Grayson Petitions the Florida Supreme Court to HALT Foreclosures

Foreclosure Fraud has Peaked… If the reports I am hearing are true, the illegal foreclosures taking place represent the largest seizure of private property ever attempted by banks and government entities. ~ This is lawlessness. CHECK THIS OUT!!!!!! September 20, 2010 Chief Justice Charles T. Canady Florida Supreme Court 500 South Duval Street Tallahassee, FL … Continue reading

Um, Excuse Me Your Honor, I, We, You, Screwed Up – Shapiro Fishman Foreclosure Mill: Confession of Error to the 4th DCA

Now this is interesting… (See Docs below) And here is some commentary by James M… This is a small victory in this case, but not in the overall foreclosure war. The enemy has run away to fight again another day. By admitting the lower court made an error, the Appellee/Plaintiff (foreclosure mill) is attempting to … Continue reading

3rd DCA Reverses its Opinion RE RUSCALLEDA v. HSBC BANK USA Involving a Rather Confusing Situation Caused by Two Banks Simultaneously Attempting to Foreclose the Same Mortgage

Only in Foreclosure World… Third District Court of Appeal State of Florida, July Term, A.D. 2010 Opinion filed September 15, 2010. ________________ No. 3D09-997 Lower Tribunal No. 08-62415 ________________ Glazy Ruscalleda and Jose Ruscalleda, Appellants, vs. HSBC Bank USA, etc., Appellee. John H. Ruiz and Karen Barnet-Backer, for appellants. Shapiro & Fishman and Heidi J. … Continue reading

Open Letter to MERS, Freddie & Fannie Re: Abuses and Forgeries By MERS Officers in Mortgage Foreclosures

Can’t say you didn’t know, not that you don’t already… Lynn E. Szymoniak, Esq. The Metropolitan, PH 2-5 403 S. Sapodilla Avenue West Palm Beach, Florida  33401 (szymoniak@mac.com) Mr. Ed Albrigo Senior Vice President FREDDIE MAC 8200 Jones Branch Drive MS 200 McLean, Virginia  22102 Mr. R.K. Arnold, President and CEO Merscorp, Inc. 1595 Spring … Continue reading

FORECLOSURE MILL FIGHT!!! Shapiro & Fishman v. David J. Stern = Richman Greer v. Tew Cardenas

Let’s Get Ready to Rummmbblle… Shapiro & Fishman v David J. Stern = Richman Greer v Tew Cardenas The extremely interesting dispute attached brings many issues & questions to mind at first glance. I’m sure we will all have many more questions after we read this document in it’s entirety. 1. Any and all depos … Continue reading

Front Page Huffington Post – RUSHING FORECLOSURE, IGNORING JUSTICE

RUSHING FORECLOSURE, IGNORING JUSTICE ~ Florida Courts Dash To Clear Foreclosure Backlog At Homeowners’ Expense “I haven’t seen any widespread problem,” Sasser said. ~ And that’s all I have to say about that… ~ 4closureFraud.org

NY Times Picks Up on The Crisis in OUR FL Courts – High-Speed Courts Try to Rush Through Foreclosures

Florida’s High-Speed Answer to a Foreclosure Mess – NYTimes.com High-Speed Courts Try to Rush Through Foreclosures After weeks of anticipation, Gretchen and Geraldine finally ran their report that all of us Foreclosure Fraud Fighters have been assisting on for the past few months. Below are excerpts from the slightly watered down report that could of … Continue reading

PBC Rocket Docket 101 – Judges Against the Backlog Unite (Transcript)

Comment from a reader of this site… Lori Bangor says: September 1, 2010 at 11:11 AM “On 8/30, I had a Summary Judgment Foreclosure hearing on Palm Beach County’s “Rocket Docket”. The judge spoke for 14 minutes to the crowd, of mostly pro se defendants, about how they should just agree to the summary judgment … Continue reading