UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. $77,870.00 in U. S. Currency - Document 13
ORDER granting 11 Motion for Default Judgment. The defendant is forfeited to the USA and the USMS is hereby directed to dispose of the defendant according to law. Signed by Judge James C. Fox on 1/2/2009. Copies served. (Edwards, S.)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF NORTH CAROLINA WESTERN DIVISION NO. 5:08-CV-440-F UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff, : DEFAULT JUDGMENT v. $77,870.00 IN U. S. CURRENCY, Defendant. This matter is before the Court on Plaintiff's ~ o t i o nfor Default Judgment. It appearing that a copy of the Complaint herein was served upon the record owners of the defendant and that publication has been duly made, in accordance with Supplemental Rule G(4), and, thus, that due notice was given accordingly, the Court finds that: 1. : Process was duly issued in this cause and the defendant was duly seized by the United States Marshal pursuant to said process ; 2. No entitled persons have filed any claim to the defendant nor answer regarding it within the time fixed by law; and 3. The well-plead allegations of the Complaint in respect to the defendant are taken as admitted, as no one has appeared to deny the same. Based upon the above findings, it is hereby ORDERED AND ADJUDGED t h a t : 1. D e f a u l t judgment be and t h e same i s hereby e n t e r e d a g a i n s t t h e defendant; 2. A l l persons claiming any r i g h t , t i t l e , o r i n t e r e s t i n o r t o t h e s a i d defendant a r e h e l d i n d e f a u l t ; 3. The defendant i s f o r f e i t e d t o t h e United S t a t e s of America; and 4. The United S t a t e s Marshal i s hereby d i r e c t e d t o d i s p o s e of t h e defendant according t o law. S ORDERED t h i s O & A I day of - ! / - , 2002.