Judge Recommends Dismissal Of Foreclosure-Related Claims Against CitiMortgage
(October 19, 2016, 1:07 PM EDT) -- CINCINNATI — A federal magistrate judge on Oct. 18 recommended that a former property owner's claims against a mortgage company be dismissed for lack of subject matter jurisdiction, but declined a lender's request that he be declared a vexatious litigator (Phillips Brantley v. CitiMortgage, No. 1:16-cv-707, S.D. Ohio; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 144020).
(Opinion available. Document #85-161108-006Z.)
Phillip Brantley sued CitiMortgage in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, seeking declaratory and injunctive relief related to foreclosure proceedings in a state court. CitiMortgage...