Morgenstern, In re--Town of Hampton v. Morgenstern

Ruling: 
Court ruled that the fee and cost award granted was not exempted from discharge as it was inthe nature of a nondiscretionary award intended to compensate the town, and not to punishthe debtor. (Bankr. D.N.H.)
Issue: 
Exceptions to Discharge; Types of Debt Excepted; Fines, Penalties, or Forfeitures Owed to Governmental Unit.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on December 28,2017, LexisNexis #0218-021