Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

We expect orders from the February 23 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday at 10 a.m.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31. Amy Howe has our preview.
On Monday the court also hears oral argument in Ohio v. American Express Co. Beth Farmer has our preview.

Jones v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

Petition for certiorari denied on March 27, 2017
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-902 4th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2016

Issue: Whether, where the right to foreclose is extinguished as a matter of law by federal statute (Truth in Lending Act) and a unanimous Supreme Court decision (Jesinoski v. Countrywide Home Loans, Inc.), and a homeowner's home is foreclosed upon by improper foreclosure judgment, a lender can use res judicata to bar examination of an invalid judgment that was barred by federal consumer protection law.

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DateProceedings and Orders
Jan 13 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 21, 2017)
Feb 20 2017Brief of respondent Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. in opposition filed.
Mar 8 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 24, 2017.
Mar 23 2017Reply of petitioner Reginald Jones filed. (Distributed)
Mar 27 2017Petition DENIED.
 
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