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§ 523(a)

Wettersten, In re

Ruling: 
Debt was dischargeable where causes of plaintiff's injuries were accidental, not malicious.(Bankr. N.D. Cal.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 14,2019, LexisNexis #1019-035

Shuey, In re

Ruling: 
Creditor was not entitled to invoke discharge exception as he offered no binding authorityindicating that he was authorized to step into the shoes of the lender for student loanpayments he had made. (Bankr. N.D. Ill.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 15,2019, LexisNexis #1019-036

Barber, In re

Ruling: 
Claim based on debtor’s willful and malicious retention of creditor’s guns wasnondischargeable. (Bankr. M.D. Tenn.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 09,2019, LexisNexis #1019-012

Kurtz, In re

Ruling: 
Debt was excepted from discharge where debtor's false representation under crop shareagreement proximately caused the creditors to suffer damages. (Bankr. D. Neb.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 12,2019, LexisNexis #1019-013

Andrea, In re

Ruling: 
Debt was dischargeable where he did not intend to injure plaintiff or know that injury wassubstantially certain to result from his actions. (Bankr. N.D. Ill.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 06,2019, LexisNexis #1019-014

Stapleton, In re--Benchmark Bank v. Stapleton

Ruling: 
Denial of discharge for filing a false financial statement denied debtor as bank failed todemonstrate that it required debtor to tender a financial statement or other financialrepresentation in order to procure a boat loan. (Bankr. E.D. Tex.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 26,2019, LexisNexis #0919-081

Rea, In re

Ruling: 
Discrimination against transgender creditor by debtor was sufficient to support a finding ofwillful injury for purposes of 11 U.S.C. §523(a)(6). (Bankr. S.D.N.Y.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 29,2019, LexisNexis #0919-082

Merkman v. Merkman

Ruling: 
Debt was dischargeable where creditor failed to establish that damage to a rental propertyand was the result of willful and malicious injury by debtors rather than a knowing breachof contract as required for the debt to be nondischargeable. (Bankr. D. Conn.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 31,2019, LexisNexis #0919-083

Thomas, In re--Thomas v. Dep't of Educ.

Ruling: 
Debtor was properly denied discharge of a student loan as she was unable to show that shewas unable to maintain employment and was unlikely to ever be able to repay the debt. (5thCir.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 30,2019, LexisNexis #0919-084

Greer-Allen, In re

Ruling: 
Student loans that originated under a program funded by a nonprofit institution wereexcepted from discharge. (Bankr. D. Mass.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 29,2019, LexisNexis #0919-085

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