Clippings 9/22 – 9/28

To Save Their Home, Van Nuys Family Joins With Activists To Erect ‘Fort Hernandez’ (LA-ist) “All their wealth was in their homes,” said Occupier Esho Funi. “There’s no wealth left in those neighborhoods, and these families are less likely to fight back.” In the meantime, the federal government used $700 billion in public funds to […]

Clipping 9/18-9/21

All Occupy. Anaheim Family Wins Eviction Stay and Loan Modification for Their Wrongfully Foreclosed Home! (OC Weekly) As gazes were fixated on the space shuttle Endeavour flight in the skies above, the Gutierrez-Perez family and their Occupy allies announced a key victory this morning in the struggle to keep their Anaheim home… Yesterday we learned, […]

Clippings 9/14 – 9/18

Going on now at #FortHernandez : foreclosure forum! (Twitter) Speaker from SAJE just spoke on renters’ rights! Woman Sentenced In Foreclosure Rescue Scam (SF Chronicle) A 38-year-old Michigan woman has been sentenced to 10 to 20 years in prison for a foreclosure rescue scam that bilked at least 60 people in eight counties out of […]

Clippings 9/9 – 9/13

Occupy Fort Hernandez (Occupy Fort Hernandez ) #FortHernandez is a militant direct action to stop Bank of America from fraudulently foreclosing on the Hernandez’s, a family of 9. Join Us! Twitter feed Bank loses all of family’s possessions after wrongfully foreclosing on home (RT) Wells Fargo employees wrongfully foreclosed a modest home near a small […]

Clippings 9/2 – 9/8

City’s Lawsuit Calls US Bank One of LA’s Largest Slumlords, Asks for End to “Neglect” at Foreclosed Properties (NBC Los Angeles) The nation’s fifth-largest bank has allowed more than 150 foreclosed homes in Los Angeles to fall into disrepair, making US Bank “one of the largest slumlords” in the city, according to a new lawsuit […]

Clippings 8/29 – 9/1

San Jose California’s “Effective Defense” To Hold Its First Home Owner Foreclosure Summit September 15, 2012 (PRWeb) Occupy San Jose and the Green Party will host a Home Owner’s Foreclosure Summit at San Jose’s New Community of Faith Church to provide home owners who are facing foreclosure, or about to, with information presented by various […]