Are Judges Really Immune?

September 26, 2018 Edmund Burke 0

Houston federal judge allows state judge to be sued By David Yates | May 16, 2018 HOUSTON – Southern District Chief Justice Lee H. Rosenthal recently issued a landmark ruling allowing a wrongful death lawsuit […]

Judge Steals Millions

August 21, 2018 Edmund Burke 0

ALBANY – Former Guilderland Town Judge Richard Sherwood pleaded guilty Monday to charges related to a scheme to steal more than $11 million from family trusts, according to a statement by New York Attorney General […]

Probate Victims Clawback Losses

June 5, 2018 Edmund Burke 0

CHATHAM CO., GA (WTOC) – By Jan Skutch Posted Jan 19, 2018 at 7:53 PM For nearly four years, Kim Birge embezzled and stole more than $750,000 dollars from Chatham County Probate Court accounts while she was the chief clerk. […]

Lawyers And Realtors Teamed in Probate Scam

July 7, 2017 pershing 0

Families say local realtor, attorney cashing in on estates of their recently passed loved ones SHOW CAPTION (WXYZ) – When you lose a loved one, often the last thing on your mind is what to […]

Texas’ Probate “Players” Drain Assets

July 1, 2017 pershing 0

How judges, probate attorneys, and guardianship orgs abuse the vulnerable by Michael Barajas A Bexar County court twice investigated whether Jack Hood was incapacitated when he contested a guardianship case involving his wife of 35 years. […]

Detroit Probate Scam Foiled by WXYZ Reporter

June 14, 2017 pershing 0

http://www.wxyz.com/news/local-news/investigations/rightful-heir-keeps-house-following-7-investigation-on-probate-problems? (WXYZ) – The 7 Investigators first exposed a troubling pattern of certain public officials and real estate brokers taking over estates, often selling homes that should belong to the rightful heirs. On Wednesday, a […]