Supreme Court Grants Cert

By Larry Foyle Kass Shuler, P.A., Tampa, Florida

The Supreme Court granted Certiorari petitions in two consolidated cases coming out of the 11th Circuit. Bank of Amer. v. Toledo-Cardona, 11th Cir. No. 14-163, and Bank of Amer. v. Caulkett, 11th Cir. No. 13-1421. The issues pertain to lien stripping in a Chapter 7 context. The 11th Circuit applied its Prior Panel Precedent Rule and was required to follow its Folendore decision from 1989 (a case that predates Dewsnup v. Timm 1992). The 11th Circuit determined in . . .

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