- Lawmakers Call for Robo-Signing Probe After AP Reports Practice Is Still Widespread re Mortgage Docs
Lawmakers Call for Robo-Signing Probe After AP Reports Practice Is Still Widespread re Mortgage Docs
Posted Jul 19, 2011 5:17 PM CDT
By Martha Neil
Federal lawmakers today called for hearings and a criminal investigation after a news report yesterday by the Associated Press that so-called robo-signing of mortgage documents continues to be a common practice.
The attorneys general of Massachusetts and Minnesota this morning also contacted county officials in their respective states to get information about the extent of the problem, the Associated Press reported in a follow-up today.
ABAJournal.com: "‘Robo-Signing’ of Mortgage Docs ‘Still an Epidemic’"