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Are you asking if the actual paper deed can be legally changed after it is recorded in the public records?
No, once something is in the public record, it is there forever unless it is somehow defective and a judge puts out an order that it be removed from the public record. A deed in lieu of foreclosure is a civil record, not a criminal one, so it can't "expunged" like some criminal records can be.. Unfortunately, the DIL would remain in the public records indefinitely and would appear on a person's credit report for up to 7 years as a negative entry.
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