Porto Rico Federal Reports; United States District Court for the District of Porto Rico Volume 11

Porto Rico Federal Reports; United States District Court for the District of Porto Rico Volume 11

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1908 edition. Excerpt: ...after elaborate and complicated proceedings to that end, by the district court at Arecibo, on this island, been duly and finally adjudicated, so far as that court was concerned, to one Juliana Colon y Alvarado, on a mortgage given as long ago as 1897 by the bankrupt on the property in question, and which mortgage, at the time of the final foreclosure, amounted, with interest and costs, to something over $18,000. Further, it is Matter of Jaime Colom y Pons. probable that she was, at such time, in so far as the judgment or decree of said court could make it so, then entitled to the possession thereof, and that it was doubtful whether the trustee in bankruptcy herein ever in fact had any right to go into possession of the same as he did, or to count the same as an asset in the premises. However, it appears from the record that the bankrupt would not willingly give up possession to her of the said plantation and appurtenances, and that the trustee, probably instigated thereunto by the bankrupt, claimed some equity in said property which he supposed could be counted as an asset for the estate, and so he entered into possession thereof and refused to give the same up to the ofiicer of said district court on its order or execution. It further appears that, after the trustee went into possession of the plantation, extensive and annoying proceedings were had against him by the said Juliana Colon y Alvarado in said district court aforesaid, with a view to dispossessing him and putting her into possession. Pending the dispute over this whole matter, and some three years thereafter, and on the 22d day of January, 1907 (but which was finally executed on the 29th of said month) while this court was holding its session in the district of Ponce, the said...show more

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  • Paperback | 168 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 9mm | 313g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236893395
  • 9781236893390