IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS
December 29, 2006
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PLAINTIFF,
MAURICE SCOTT, DEFENDANT,
GREATER ST. LOUIS CONSTRUCTION LABORERS' PENSION FUND, GARNISHEE.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Herndon, District Judge
A Writ of Continuing Garnishment (Doc. 24), directed to Garnishee, Greater St. Louis Construction Laborers' Pension Fund, has been duly issued and served upon the Garnishee (see Doc. 29). Pursuant to the Writ of Continuing Garnishment, the Garnishee filed an Answer (Doc. 26) on October 25, 2006, stating that at the time of the service of the Writ he had in his possession or under his control personal property belonging to and due Defendant, and that Garnishee is indebted to Defendant for a monthly retirement payment.
On November 29, 2006, the Defendant was notified of his right to a hearing (see Doc. 28)and has not requested a hearing to determine exempt property.
Therefore, the Court ORDERS Garnishee to pay 25% of the Defendant's monthly retirement payment to Plaintiff, and continue said payments until the debt to the Plaintiff is paid in full or until the Garnishee no longer has custody, possession or control of any property belonging to the Defendant or until further Order of this court.
Payments are to be made payable to the Clerk of the District Court, 750 Missouri Avenue, East St. Louis, Illinois 62201.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
David R Herndon United States District Judge
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