Judge Finds Lack Of Jurisdiction Over Loan-Related Claims Against United States
(December 1, 2015, 1:53 PM EST) -- CHICAGO — An Illinois federal judge on Nov. 30 dismissed a borrower's complaint without prejudice to amend, finding that after removal, it lacked jurisdiction over his claims related to a mortgage against the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. assistant attorney general (Ibrahim Abu-Humos v. First Merit Bank, et al., No. 15-cv-06961, N.D. Ill.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 159805).
(Opinion available. Document #85-151208-021Z).
Ibrahim Abu-Humos sued First Merit Bank, Assistant U.S. Attorney Barry Jonas, the DOJ and Abu-Humos' former attorney Nejla Lane in the...