Greyed Out Disk Space

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Hello -

I've been racking my brain and trying a number of different forums to no avail so hoping someone can help guide me. I took a dump from diskutil below.

When I upgraded to Yosemite I wanted to do so on another partition. I choose to overwrite and not install on the other partition. I deleted the partition and now cannot resize my drive.

Note - I had file vault turned on at a point though have subsequently turned it off. Also, I wiped and reloaded the OS to be as fresh as possible. Any help would be great.

Shauns-MacBook-Pro:~ shaunkelly$ diskutil list
/dev/disk0
#: TYPE NAME SIZE IDENTIFIER
0: GUID_partition_scheme *251.0 GB disk0
1: EFI EFI 209.7 MB disk0s1
2: Apple_CoreStorage 141.5 GB disk0s2
3: Apple_Boot Recovery HD 650.1 MB disk0s3
/dev/disk1
#: TYPE NAME SIZE IDENTIFIER
0: Apple_HFS Macintosh HD *141.2 GB disk1
Logical Volume on disk0s2
5FD25A37-EF13-4163-B2E9-FC67E30D6FF9
Unencrypted
 
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Arghh FileVault causes big problems.

In Partition can you drag it to form one partition, and then run Erase Free Space?
 
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I wish it was that easy.

I cannot drag. I cannot recreate any partition. I will click the + key and nothing will happen for any format. I've been trying to modify via terminal though not having much luck
 

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Do you have all your data backed up? It looks like you might have to erase that entire hard drive and reinstall whatever version of OS X that you had on there before. If it's Yosemite, it can be downloaded again from the Mac App Store. I can't tell without a screen shot but I think the problem is that your greyed out space is between the Macintosh HD and Recovery partitions which means you can not move it or format it.
 
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Just wanted to provide an update. I eventually figured it out. Going through the terminal I noticed that the additional hard drive space was not even showing up under any of the disk space. I downloaded a Linux boot disk and loaded through command and the S key via a reboot to boot via the disk. I ran the program and reformatted the free space into a HFS+ partition which recovered the lost space.
 

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