11th Circuit: Damages Award For Debtors' Loan Forgery Nondischargeable

11th Circuit: Damages Award For Debtors' Loan Forgery Nondischargeable

ATLANTA - A panel of the 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on March 30 ruled that a district court properly awarded damages to a lender as a result of a debtor couple's forgeries regarding mortgage documents during a refinancing process prior to their bankruptcy  (Washington Mutual Bank v. Julie Anne Carlson, et al [In Re: Julie Anne Carlson, et al.], No. 11-13314, Chapter 7, 11th Cir.; 2012 U.S. App. LEXIS 6421).

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