DailyFinance has an interesting interview with Lee County Clerk of Courts Charlie Green, the architect of our controversial foreclosure rocket docket. The purpose of the rocket docket was to rapidly move the mound of foreclosures in Lee County through the legal system.
NPR covers the Lee County foreclosure rocket docket
The Lee County Court System created a “Rocket Docket” to expeditiously work through the 30,000 pending foreclosure cases. To date, the court has worked through approximately 6,000 cases and the backlog of foreclosures is now under 24,000 cases. If you are looking for a deal on a Southwest Florida foreclosure[…]
The Lee County Clerk of Courts has created a “rocket docket” to deal with the overwhelming numbers of foreclosure cases plaguing Southwest Florida. The process fast-tracks foreclosure hearing allowing judges to process a foreclosure case in under a minute. The rocket docket process is the brain-child of Charlie Green, the[…]