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Document Flaws Have Put Brakes on Foreclosures. NEW YORK TIMES (David Streitfeld) September 30, 2010

Evening News with Katie Couric. Foreclosure Robo-Signers.(Bill Whitaker) September 30, 2010

Lender Halts Foreclosures. WALL STREET JOURNAL (Robbie Whelan) September 30, 2010

‘Robo-signer’ controversy spreads. J.P. Morgan’s Chase unit stops some foreclosures to review process. MARKET WATCH (Alistair Barr) [UPDATED: ONE WEST ROBOSIGNER] September 30, 2010

OneWest Bank employee: 'Not more than 30 seconds' to sign each foreclosure document. WASHINGTON POST (Ariana Eunjung Cha) September 30, 2010

Ohio Regulator Seeks Federal Criminal Probe of Foreclosures. BLOOMBERG (Lorraine Woellert) September 30, 2010

Big Bank Foreclosure Delays Signal Big Trouble. CNBC (Diana Olick) September 30, 2010

Ohio official calls for DOJ probe of Chase mortgages. WASHINGTON POST (Ariana Eunjung Cha) September 30, 2010

Ohio Secretary of State refers Chase Home Mortgage and Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. to federal prosecutor. September 30, 2010

JPMorgan Halts Foreclosures For Possible Flaws. ASSOCIATED PRESS September 30, 2010

Regulators tell Ally Financial to freeze foreclosures.CHICAGO BREAKING BUSINESS (Mary Ellen Podmolik) September 30, 2010

JPMorgan Suspending Foreclosures. NEW YORK TIMES (David Streitfeld) September 30, 2010

JPMorgan Asks Judges to Delay Rulings as It Reviews Foreclosure Documents. BLOOMBERG ( Dakin Campbell) September 30, 2010

J.P. Morgan Chase to freeze foreclosures over flawed paperwork. WASHINGTON POST (Ariana Eunjung Cha) September 30, 2010

Ally no longer sending foreclosures to law firm. PALM BEACH POST (Kimberly Miller) September 29, 2010

JPMorgan Chase freezes foreclosure cases PALM BEACH POST (Kimberly Miller) September 29, 2010

VIDEO: JPMorgan Chase to Delay Foreclosures. CNBC. September 29, 2010

Foreclosure Fallout DAILY BUSINESS REVIEW (Paola Iuspa-Abbott) September 29, 2010

Lost in the system that took the house. THE WASHINGTON POST (Ariana Eunjung Cha and Brady Dennis) September 28, 2010

GMAC, N.C. tangle over foreclosures. CHARLOTTE OBSERVER (Christina Rexrode) September 28, 2010

Team Effort: Ohio, Colorado AGs start reviews of GMAC foreclosures. HOUSINGWIRE (Jon Prior) September 28, 2010

Ally Financial Asked to Halt Evictions in Colorado. BLOOMBERG (Margaret Cronin Fisk and Lorraine Woellert) September 28, 2010

State [Connecticut] tells GMAC to halt home seizures. FINANCIAL TIMES (Suzanne Kapner) September 28, 2010

UPDATE 1-Ohio asks courts to review GMAC foreclosures. REUTERS (Jonathan Stempel, Al Yoon) September 28, 2010

Connecticut and California join probe of Ally, order foreclosures freeze. WASHINGTON POST (Ariana Eunjung Cha and Brady Dennis) September 28, 2010

Judge ponders jurists' role in Ally Financial foreclosure cases. PALM BEACH POST (Kimberly Miller) September 28, 2010

JPMorgan faces lawyers' queries on foreclosures practices. REUTERS (Elinor Comlay) September 28, 2010

Congressional leaders question Fannie Mae over law firms under investigation. SUN SENTINEL (Harriet Johnson Brackey) September 27, 2010

Connecticut Attorney General Probes GMAC Mortgage. WALL STREET JOURNAL (Chad Bray) September 27, 2010

More foreclosure affidavits withdrawn as another document signer identified. PALM BEACH POST (Kim Miller) September 27, 2010

JPMorgan Based Home Foreclosures on Faulty Court Documents, Lawyers Claim. BLOOMBERG (Lorraine Woellert and Dakin Campbell) September 27, 2010

Florida's Kangaroo Foreclosure Courts: Judges Denying Due Process on Behalf of Banks. NAKED CAPITALISM September 27, 2010

Mistakes widespread on foreclosures, lawyers say. USA TODAY (Stephanie Armour) September 26, 2010

ATTORNEY GENERAL OF ILLINOIS DEMANDS MEETING WITH MORTGAGE LENDER AT CENTER OF FORECLOSURE CONTROVERSY. GMAC Suspected of Submitting False Documents in Foreclosure Cases. September 26, 2010

Mortgage mayhem. B'klyn judge tosses bad foreclosure filings NEW YORK POST (Gregory Bresiger) September 26, 2010

GMAC troubles threaten to halt foreclosure sales. PALM BEACH POST (Kimberly Miller) September 25, 2010

Florida Supreme Court asked to halt foreclosures amid probe. SUN SENTINEL (Diane Lade) September 25, 2010

GMAC’s Errors Leave Foreclosures in Question. NEW YORK TIMES (David Streitfeld) September 24, 2010

Calif attorney general wants proof GMAC is complying with law, asks lender to stop foreclosure. SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER (Alex Veiga AP) September 24, 2010

Texas, Illinois, Iowa Investigate GMAC Foreclosures BLOOMBERG September 24, 2010

US House Lawmakers Ask Fannie Mae To Drop 'Foreclosure Mills' FOX BUSINESS (Jeffrey Sparshott; Dow Jones Newswires) September 24, 2010

Frank, Grayson Grill Fannie on "Foreclosure Mills" MOTHER JONES (Andy Kroll) September 24, 2010

Ally Said to Tell Freddie Mac of Faulty Foreclosures Weeks Ago BLOOMBERG (Lorraine Woellert and Dakin Campbell) September 24, 2010

Texas, Iowa Attorneys General Probe Foreclosure Actions by Ally's GMAC. BLOOMBERG (Margaret Cronin Fisk and Lorraine Woellert) September 23, 2010

Foreclosure document gaffes may extend Florida's economic recovery. TAMPA TRIBUNE (Shannon Behnken) September 23, 2010

Man's home sold out from under him in foreclosure mistake. SUN SENTINEL (Harriet Johnson Brackey) September 23, 2010

Foreclosure errors could snag other lenders. THE WASHINGTON POST (Ariana Eunjung Cha) September 23, 2010

Amid mountain of paperwork, shortcuts and forgeries mar foreclosure process. THE WASHINGTON POST (Ariana Eunjung Cha and Brady Dennis) September 23, 2010

'Robo-signer' played quiet role in huge number of foreclosures. THE WASHINGTON POST (Brady Dennis) September 23, 2010

GMAC Foreclosures Drew Earlier Sanctions for `False Testimony' BLOOMBERG (Dakin Campbell and Lorraine Woellert) September 22, 2010

Sloppy Paperwork Forces Halt To Some Foreclosures. NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO (Tamara Keith) September 22, 2010

GMAC Spotlight On 'Robo-Signer' THE WALL STREET JOURNAL (Robbie Whelan) September 22, 2010

GMAC Mortgage Halts Evictions, Foreclosed Home Sales. A Leading Home Lender Allegedly Mishandled Foreclosure Affidavits. ABC NEWS (Ray Sanchez) September 22, 2010

A Crack In Wall Street's Foreclosure Pipeline? MOTHER JONES (Andy Kroll) September 22, 2010

Ally Financial legal issue with foreclosures may affect other mortgage companies. THE WASHINGTON POST (Ariana Eunjung Cha) September 22, 2010

Staff says bank foreclosures went unchecked FINANCIAL TIMES (Suzanne Kapner) September 22, 2010

Questionable documents found in GMAC foreclosures: Staffer didn't verify papers before signing, lawyer says. SUN SENTINEL (Diane C. Lade and Harriet Johnson Brackey) September 22, 2010

Ally Financial Suspends Some Foreclosures THE WALL STREET JOURNAL (Robbie Whelan and Aparajita Saha-Bubna) September 22, 2010

Foreclosure Crisis 4th DCA to review controversial switch of lender plaintiff DAILY BUSINESS REVIEW (Polyana da Costa) September 22, 2010

GMAC suspends evictions after affidavits challenged. REUTERS (Maria Aspan) September 21, 2010

Ally Finds Defect in GMAC Foreclosure Filings,Says Courts Weren't Misled BLOOMBERG (Dakin Campbell and Lorraine Woellert) September 21, 2010

GMAC stops some evictions, foreclosed home sales MIAMI HERALD (Janna Herron) September 20, 2010

GMAC suspends foreclosure evictions and sales of seized property THE PALM BEACH POST (Kimberly Miller) September 20, 2010