US v. Corpus, 06-20619
In a criminal forfeiture proceeding in which appellants intervened asserting that they had an interest in real property subject to forfeiture, and that their interest was superior to that of the defendant, a final judgment of forfeiture is affirmed where appellants' alleged interest in the real property was not superior to that of the defendant under either state law or the Bankruptcy Code.
- Decided 06/29/2007
- Published 06/29/2007
- KING, Circuit Judge:, Before KING, DAVIS and BARKSDALE, Circuit Judges.
- United States Fifth Circuit
- For Appellant:
- J. Chris Juravich (argued), Erdos & Juravich, Sugar Land, TX, for Movants-Appellants.
- For Appellees:
- Albert Thomas Ratliff (argued), James Lee Turner, Asst. U.S. Atty., Houston, TX, for Plaintiff-Appellee.