I was able to get this fixed finally. It was actually an issue with my
GroupWise Account.

Seems the internal folder ID for the trash folder got corrupted. Had to
call Novell Tech support to have it repaired.

>>> On 8/21/2011 at 10:20 AM, in message

<1521298915335629203.636786mc-inetra.de@forums.novell.com>, <mc@inetra.de>
> Danita Zanre <dzanre@no‑mx.forums.novell.com> wrote:
>> "Joe Smith" <me@there.com> wrote:
>>> Is there something I'm missing or is this by design?

>> It should delete. I've not upgraded my server yet, so I can't test to

>> if maybe something broke here. But it should just happen automatically.

>> I'll try to test later today.

> Nothing broken, everything works fine with b.579 and iPad 2