Courts are flooded with cases based on slim or falsified evidence and the lawsuits are ‘robo-signed’. A civil court judge in Brooklyn also said, “I would say that roughly 90 percent of the credit card lawsuits are flawed and can’t prove the person owes the debt…”
‘As they work through a glut of bad loans, companies like American Express, Citigroup and Discover Financial are going to court to recoup their money. But many of the lawsuits rely on erroneous documents, incomplete records and generic testimony from witnesses, according to judges who oversee the cases.
‘Lenders, the judges said, are churning out lawsuits without regard for accuracy, and improperly collecting debts from consumers. The concerns echo a recent abuse in the foreclosure system, a practice known as robo-signing in which banks produced similar documents for different homeowners and did not review them…’
Energy Companies Turn NY into a Third World Colony
Energy companies have succeeded in turning one state in the US into the legal equivalent of a Third World colony. No…it’s not Louisiana and it’s not West Virginia. The answer may surprise you.
Attempting to Debunk the Internet Rumor Mill
FEMA Faceoff: Truth as an Urban Legend
‘…So, while the economic side of things is George’s bailiwick, and the prepping side is Gaye’s, we both feel that the two cannot be separated when dire times hit; and, further, that the truth about what is coming needs to be exposed for the greater good of our citizens.
‘Given that, what is the responsible, journalistic thing to do? Get ahead of the problem – help dispel paranoia and BS on the Net and get some tough questions answered…’
Casino Mogul Adelson Under Probe in China
‘Questions over a casino company’s payments to its Chinese representative highlight how often politics and profits are intertwined for Sheldon Adelson, the company’s founder and a major Republican donor…’
Malaysia Internet Blackout Today
‘It is Internet Blackout Day for some websites, netizens and politicians today in their effort to campaign against the newly introduced Section 114A to the Evidence Act 1950.
‘According to a press release by Centre for Independence Malaysia (CIJ), the Bar Council has confirmed taking down their website (http://www.malaysianbar.org.my/) to support this while the DAP is shutting down all websites administered by them and will not be updating their Facebook and Twitter accounts today.
‘Bloggers who have pledged to support a pop-up to promote the Stop 114A campaign include Marina Mahathir, Hishamuddin Rais (Tukar Tiub), Uppercaise, Nat Tan, Niki Cheong, Anil Netto, Juana Jaafar, Sarawak Bloggers, Fahmi Fadzil and myasylum.
Your Tap Water Under Microscope
‘It’s easy to imagine what the rest of the heavy metals, parasites, chemicals, fecal matter, drug residue, dirt, dust, and urine contamination would look like that are cleared by the filters. I may do some future videos showing the insides of the filters as well just to give you an idea…’