Civil Procedure Keyed to Babcock
Greene v. Lindsey
Joseph Greene (Greene) attached notice of an eviction hearing on the doors of three tenants following the institution of a Kentucky law allows landlords to post eviction notices on the doors of tenants who cannot be found. The court entered a default judgment against the tenants because they failed to appear at the hearing. The tenants filed suit in federal court claiming that the service of process was insufficient and violated due process. The district court granted summary judgment in favor of Greene and the court of appeals reversed.
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