A trial court judge suspecting fraud went too far when she refused to allow the bank to amend its foreclosure complaint after reviewing documents outside of the complaint. In its opinion reversing dismissal of the foreclosure, the First District Court of Appeal asked trial courts to liberally grant amendments in foreclosure cases.
First DCA Asks Florida Trial Courts to Give Banks a Chance to Amend Complaints in Foreclosures
Florida First District Court of Appeal
April 29, 2013