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In re Village at Knapps Crossing L.L.C.

Ruling: 
Case ordered converted to chapter 7 where debtor filed to protect principal rather than pursue meaningful reorganization.
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on June 09,2014, LexisNexis #0714-099

In re Wilcox

Ruling: 
State department of corrections violated the discharge injunction by collecting for prepetition costs and expenses of debtor's incarceration.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 28,2014, LexisNexis #0814-056

Tibble v. Farmers Grain Express Inc. (In re Michigan Biodiesel LLC)

Ruling: 
Trustee did not need to reprove avoidance proceeding against subsequent transferee.
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on May 20,2014, LexisNexis #0614-061

Trost v. Trost (In re Trost)

Ruling: 
Debt based on judgment of conversion was nondischargeable.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 12,2014, LexisNexis #0614-018

In re Steward

Ruling: 
No asset case reopened to allow determination of whether creditor's claim was excepted from discharge.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on April 04,2014, LexisNexis #0514-051

In re Hodge

Ruling: 
Proceeds of prepetition life insurance policy on life of debtor's father were property of the estate.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on March 14,2014, LexisNexis #0414-058

File v. Boersen Farms Inc. (In re Stamp Farms LLC)

Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court had jurisdiction to interpret sale order and related documents but not to enforce the related lease.
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on March 13,2014, LexisNexis #0414-112

Mayer v. Giamarco Mullins & Horton PC (In re Mayer)

Ruling: 
Debtor's divorce attorney and arbitrator held constructive trust in proceeds of IRA debtor was required to liquidate.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on September 04,2013, LexisNexis #1013-019

Maas v. Northstar Educ. Fin. Inc. (In re Maas)

In this adversary proceeding, the debtor sought a determination that four loans he received while enrolled in law school were not educational benefit loans under 11 U.S.C.S. § 523(a)(8), and that the resulting debts alleged by defendant lender were dischargeable in his chapter 7 case.
Ruling: 
Unsecured loans predicated on debtor being a student were nondischargeable.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 08,2013, LexisNexis #0813-056

In re Dang

Chapter 7 trustee objected to the debtor's claimed exemption, sought pursuant to 11 U.S.C.S. § 522(d)(10)(C) and (d)(11)(E), in funds received as the result of a settlement of a worker's compensation claim.
Ruling: 
Worker's compensation check received and deposited the day after the petition date was exempt.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 13,2012, LexisNexis #0812-116

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