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$7 Million in Mortgage Fraud Lands Realtor in Prison
A onetime real estate agent from White Bear Lake, Minn., is going to prison for running a mortgage fraud scheme for two years that involved more than 100 homes and cheated lenders out of at least $7 million.

Former Justice Sentenced to 1 Year for Mortgage Fraud
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Former Michigan Supreme Court Judge Diane Hathaway was sentenced to 12 months and one day behind bars Tuesday in a bank fraud case.

Former Judge Set for Sentencing in Mortgage Fraud Case
A defense lawyer has asked a federal judge in Ann Arbor to avoid sending former Michigan Supreme Court Justice Diane Hathaway to jail at her sentencing today for bank fraud.

Fake Downpayments, Hidden Referral Fees Used in CO Scheme
HARTFORD, Conn. -- A Wolcott man pleaded guilty in federal court on Tuesday to charges stemming from a mortgage fraud scheme, the U.S. Attorney's Office said.

Las Vegas Attorney Admits Role in Mortgage Fraud
A Las Vegas attorney pleaded guilty Wednesday to a mortgage fraud crime that could land him in federal prison for up to 30 years, Nevada's U.S. Attorney Daniel G. Bogden announced Thursday.

$3.8 Million in Mortgage Fraud Earns Defendant 7 Years
A Dorchester, Mass., man was sentenced to more than seven years in prison yesterday for operating a mortgage fraud scheme to sell his own home and buy other residential properties, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

Pa Mortgage Manager Pleads Guilty
The manager of an Allentown, Pa., mortgage company who obtained fraudulent loans worth $1.5 million has pleaded guilty in federal court.

Mortgage Fraud Used to Acquire Office Building
A former Ridgefield, Wash., man pleaded guilty Monday in Portland, Ore., to multiple crimes related to a September 2008 sham refinancing of an office building in Vancouver, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.

Mortgage Fraud Trial Follows Foreclosure Rescue Trial
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- Robert Steve Jolly, who operated an illegal foreclosure rescue scam through his Socastee-based Jolly & Associates, will face another trial on charges that he obtained clients' property under false pretenses, the S.C. Court of Appeals ruled on Wednesday.

Fraud on Mfg Housing Lands Mortgage Broker in Jail
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- The final defendant in a mortgage fraud case where area manufactured home buyers were stuck with six-figure mortgages for homes they never received was sentenced this week to 18 months in prison.

Former FL Officers Sentenced for Mortgage Fraud
TAMPA, Fla. -- The former Hillsborough County government director of real estate was sentenced this morning to a year and a day in federal prison for two counts of mortgage fraud.

65 Mortgage Fraud Transactions Yield 151-Month Sentence
A Chicago man was sentenced to more than 12 years in federal prison after having been convicted of engaging in a mortgage fraud scheme involving 65 real-estate transactions on the South Side.

$68 Million Mortgage Fraud Case Yields 13th Sentence
Season Heather Hymas, 27, was sentenced Thursday in Boise federal court to five years probation for misdemeanor theft from a financial institution. U.S. District Judge Edward J. Lodge also ordered Hymas to pay $100,272.32 in restitution to Wells Fargo Bank.

Seven Charged in PA Mortgage Fraud Case
The managers of an Allentown, Pa., mortgage company told employees to forge pay stubs, employment histories and other documents to secure loans for borrowers to buy real estate that in many cases they could not afford, federal authorities allege.

Real Estate Developer Pleads Guilty to Mortgage Fraud Conspiracy
Informational: Federal Court Arraignment
Former New York Police Department Sergeant Pleads Guilty in Manhattan Federal Court to $4.7 Million Real Estate Fraud Scheme
Man Sentenced To Over Eight Years In Prison For Defrauding Federal Credit Union In Las Vegas
Attorney Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Role in Mortgage Fraud Scheme
Former Real Estate Agent Sentenced in Multi-Million-Dollar Mortgage Fraud Scheme
Former Michigan Supreme Court Justice Diane Marie Hathaway Sentenced on Bank Fraud Charge
Sales Manager Of Buy-A-Home Real Estate Brokerage Sentenced In Manhattan Federal Court To 24 Months In Prison For Participating In Multi-Million Dollar Mortgage Fraud Scheme
President Of San Francisco Based DAJA International Pleads Guilty To Making False Statements In A Loan Application
Two Women Sentenced to Prison Terms For Their Roles in $1.3 Million Mortgage Fraud
Phoenixville Man Charged in Multi-Million-Dollar Fraud Scheme
Leader of $66 Million Long Island Mortgage Fraud Scheme Sentenced in Manhattan Federal Court to 97 Months in Prison
Bergen County, N.J., Woman Indicted In $2 Million Mortgage Fraud Scheme
Upstate Attorney Pleads Guilty to Making False Statements in Real Estate Scheme
Wolcott Resident Pleads Guilty to Participating in Mortgage Fraud Conspiracy
Las Vegas Attorney Pleads Guilty To Mortgage Fraud Crimes
California Jewelry Store Owner Sentenced to Prison for Conspiracy to Defraud the United States and Conspiracy to Launder the Proceeds of Bank Fraud
Husband And Wife Sentence To Prison For Tax Fraud
Dorchester Man Sentenced for Mortgage Fraud and Identity Theft
Former Tucson Loan Officer Sentenced to Prison for Mortgage Fraud
Akron Man Sentenced To More Than Three Years In Prison, Ordered To Pay $15 Million In Restitution For Mortgage Schemes
Meriden Man Admits to Participating in Two Mortgage Fraud Schemes
Allentown Mortgage Co.'S Former Manager Pleads Guilty To Fraud
Officer of Now-Defunct New Frontier Bank Sentenced to Charges Related to the Bank's Collapse
Sheldon Harmon Pleads Guilty To Bank Fraud, Money Laundering And False Statements To A Bank
Herrin Man Indicted For Bank Fraud
Former Maryland Loan Officer Sentenced to 42 Months in Prison for Mortgage Fraud and Identity Theft
Apollo Woman Pleads Guilty In $15 Million Fraud Scheme
Owner Of Multiple Real Estate Companies Pleads Guilty To Two Mortgage Fraud Conspiracies Involving More Than $20 Million
Straw Buyer Admits Involvement in $5 Million San Diego-Based Mortgage Fraud
Schuette Announces Former Mortgage Processor President to Serve 40 Months to Twenty Years in Prison for Role in Robo-Signing Fraud
Las Vegas Mortgage Agent Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison for Role in Mortgage Fraud Scheme
Folsom Man Sentenced for $6.9 Million Investment Fraud
Orangevale Man Charged in Mortgage Fraud Scheme
Oakdale Man Sentenced In Connection To $7 Million Mortgage Fraud Scam
Guilty Plea in Bakersfield Mortgage Fraud Scheme
Former Hillsborough County Real Estate Director Sentenced for Mortgage Fraud
Seven Wichitans Charged With Mortgage Fraud
New Haven Attorney Involved in Mortgage Fraud Scheme Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison
Ex-Loan Officer Sentenced to More Than 12 Years in Prison for Mortgage Fraud Scheme Involving Dozens of South Side Properties
Former Treasure Valley Woman Sentenced for Theft from Financial Institution
Indictment Charges Former Employees Of Allentown Mortgage Co.

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