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Clagett v. Dacy
Citation:47 Md.App. 23, 420 A.2d 1285 (Md. Ct. Spec. App. 1980)
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Twice, the high bidders on a foreclosure sale (plaintiffs) lost the sale after the attorneys (defendants) of the mortgagee conducting the sale failed to follow the proper procedure. The debtor ultimately discharged the loan and reclaimed the land. The plaintiffs sued the defendants alleging that the defendants breached their duty of care and diligence to the plaintiffs. The defendants filed a demurrer.
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