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CHICAGO TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY v. MARY

CHICAGO TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY F/U/O U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION
v.
MARY B.
No. 2219, September Term, 2008.
Court of Special Appeals of Maryland.
Filed: January 4, 2010.
Eyler, Deborah S., Wright, Graeff, JJ.
Opinion by EYLER, DEBORAH S., J.

Charles Lee Petr owns and once lived in a house located at 116 Kinship Road, in the Dundalk area of Baltimore County ("the Property"). He now is a ward of the Maryland Department of Corrections, where he is serving a 20-year prison sentence for second-degree rape of his niece, Mary B. Mary sued Petr in a civil action for battery, in the Circuit Court for Baltimore County ("the Tort Action"). On May 11, 2007, she obtained a judgment for $2,000,000 against him in that case. Post-judgment, Mary sought and obtained a writ of execution and the Sheriff levied on the Property by posting notice that it was to be sold. The Sheriff's Sale was scheduled and advertised for October 25, 2007.

On October 18, 2007, a week before the sale, Chica…