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Klein v. Oakland/Red Oak Holdings, LLC
Citation:883 N.W.2d 699 (Neb. 2016)
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Jeremy L. Klein and Kimberly J. Klein, husband and wife, and Robert D. Lynch and Elaine M. Lynch, husband and wife, purchased a trust deed at a trustee’s sale for certain real estate. Prior to the trustee’s sale, treasurer’s tax deeds for the same real estate had been issued to a third party. By operation of law, a treasurer’s tax deed passes title free and clear of all previous liens and encumbrances, and thus, the treasurer’s tax deeds had divested the trust deed of title. Appellees failed to examine the record prior to the trustee’s sale.
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