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Relief laws no defense to confessed judgment (access required)

Provisions of the federal Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) provide no defense to a confessed judgment entered against defendant while he was on active military duty. Background Slonopas Real Estate executed a deed of trust and a promissory note payable to Walnut Street Finance, the plaintiff in this case. The note was for $520,000 at 12 percent ...