Two Foreclosure Fraud Investigators Released from Florida Attorney General’s Office- The Firing is linked to their involvement in uncovering evidence of suspicious foreclosure practices on the part of law firms, banks and loan servicers

July 17, 2011 Posted by kingcade

Accordingto a recent story in the Palm Beach Post, a lead foreclosure fraud investigator for the state said she and a colleague were forced to resign from the Florida attorney general’s office.  Former Assistant Attorney General Theresa Edwards and colleague June Clarkson had been investigating the state’s so-called “foreclosure mills,” uncovering evidence of legal malpractice that also implicated banks and loan serv­icers.

Despite positive performance evaluations, Edwards said the two were told during a meeting with their supervisor in late May to give up their jobs voluntarily or be let go. Edwards said no reason was given for the move. In sworn statements taken by Edwards and Clarkson as part of their investigation of the Law Offices of David J. Stern, former employees described conditions where signatures  were regularly forged on foreclosure documents, paperwork was notarized by non-notaries, and flawed files were hidden from auditors of federal mortgage backers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

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http://www.palmbeachpost.com/money/foreclosures/foreclosure-fraud-investigators-forced-out-at-attorney-generals 1603854.html?viewAsSinglePage=true

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