“My registry will not be a knowing participant in this fraud against homeowners,” O’Brien said in a statement. “From today forward, lenders be on notice, the Southern Essex District Registry of Deeds will not record robo-signed documents.”


Robo-signed documents rejected following 60 Minutes show featuring Palm Beach County homeowner

by Kim Miller

Massachusetts Register of Deeds John O’Brien is rejecting foreclosure documents signed by known robo-signers.

O’Brien is one of a handful of officials nationwide who began pulling court documents following a 60 Minutes story on foreclosure fraud that featured a Palm Beach County homeowner.

On Tuesday, Obrien said he rejected two robo-signed documents submitted to his registry for recording and plans to continue doing so.

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Palm Beach County residents (or everyone) send this article to Sharon Bock sbock@mypalmbeachclerk.com the clerk of PBC FL.

I think she may want to know how to protect the people that elected her…

Full press release below…

UPDATE: And then there were two…  PRESS RELEASE | Register of Deeds Jeff Thigpen to REJECT Robo-signed Documents




Massachusetts Register of Deeds John O’Brien is first in the nation to say no to recording robo-signed documents