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In re Johnson

Ruling: 
Anti-modification provision did not apply to loan secured by debtors' residence and a van.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on September 10,2015, LexisNexis #1015-024

Holt v. Carlson (In re Carlson)

Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court exercised permissive abstention with regard to dispute over home repairs.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 30,2015, LexisNexis #0715-138

Trent v. Beneficial Fin. I Inc. (In re Trent)

Ruling: 
Debtor who did not sign note and mortgage on home had standing to allege violations of the stay and discharge injunction based on notices to debtor's deceased spouse.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on April 01,2015, LexisNexis #0415-123

In re Yandian

Ruling: 
Plan confirmed before the claims bar date had to be revised to accommodate timely claim of secured creditors.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on January 14,2015, LexisNexis #0215-061

Corcoran v. Shelite (In re Shelite)

Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court abstained from hearing adversary proceeding based on state law.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 14,2014, LexisNexis #1214-068

In re Deleplank

Ruling: 
Debtor could avoid totally unsecured judgment lien on property that was debtor's domicile and residence.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on October 07,2014, LexisNexis #1114-017

Williamson v. Murray (In re Murray)

Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court properly denied trustees' motions to use strong arm powers to defeat state law exemption claims.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on March 04,2014, LexisNexis #0314-124

Hukill v. Johns (In re Johns)

Plaintiff creditor sued defendant debtor for a determination that her liability on an Oklahoma federal court default judgment was not dischargeable per 11 U.S.C.S. § 523(a)(6) and /or that debtor was properly denied a discharge per 11 U.S.C.S. § 727(a)(4). One issue was whether debtor acted improperly in failing to reflect on her schedules an alleged interest in a bank account owned by her husband that was "payable on death" (POD) to debtor.
Ruling: 
Debtor's failure to list assets of nominal value or alleged interest in spouse's bank account were not grounds for denial of discharge.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on February 08,2013, LexisNexis #0313-058

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