United States District Court, M.D. Pennsylvania
September 6, 2005.
MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., Plaintiff
SHARON D. DAWSON, Defendant.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: CHRISTOPHER CONNER, District Judge
AND NOW, this 6th day of September, 2005, upon consideration of
the motion for default judgment (Doc. 9), in which plaintiff
avers that an amount certain is owed by defendant pursuant to the
terms of a mortgage agreement, and it appearing that default has
been entered against defendant for failure to plead or otherwise
defend as provided by the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (see
Doc. 11), see FED. R. CIV. P. 55(a) ("When a party against whom
a judgment for affirmative relief is sought has failed to plead
or otherwise defend . . . the clerk shall enter the party's
default."), but that the agreement at issue has not been filed
with the court, see Id. 52(b) ("[If] it is necessary to take
an account or to determine the amount of damages or to establish
the truth of any averment by evidence . . . the court may . . .
order such references as it deems necessary and proper. . . ."),
it is hereby ORDERED that plaintiff shall file, on or before
September 16, 2005, the mortgage agreement and any other
documents supporting plaintiff's claim.
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