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Jones, In re

Ruling: 
State administrative determination of overpayment of state employment benefits hadcollateral estoppel effect and resulting debt was excepted from discharge. (Bankr. W.D. Mo.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on September 23,2019, LexisNexis #1119-038

Pursell Holdings, In re

Ruling: 
Court abstained from taking jurisdiction of debtor's motion to enforce discharge injunction asthe state law issues predominated over the litigation as a whole. (Bankr. W.D. Mo.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on August 30,2019, LexisNexis #1019-097

Gas-Mart United States, Inc., In re--Lauter v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

Ruling: 
Creditor's complaint to avoid preferential transfer was overruled in part as plaintiff established that payments it received were a contemporaneous exchange for new value. (Bankr. W.D. Mo.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on March 07,2019, LexisNexis #0419-089

James, In re--Casamatta v. Castle Law Office of Kan. City, P.C.

Ruling: 
Court noted that U.S. Trustee has a duty to bring violations by attorneys to the court's attention. (Bankr. W.D. Mo.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 28,2018, LexisNexis #0119-096

Luebbert, In re--Global Control Sys. v. Luebbert

Ruling: 
Debt excepted from discharge as the debtor knew about the noncompete agreement and hisobligations under the amendment and took calculated and clandestine steps to do businesswith another company in violation of his obligations. (Bankr. W.D. Mo.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 15,2018, LexisNexis #0119-012

Osage Water Co., In re--Williams v. Hancock Constr. Co.

Ruling: 
Order of revival for the fourth judgment entered after the bankruptcy filing was void ab initio as it was a violation of automatic stay and was not entitled to the protection of the Rooker-Feldman doctrine. (Bankr. W.D. Mo.)
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Commercial case opionion summary, case decided on September 12,2018, LexisNexis #1018-096

Stock, In re--Kansas ex rel. Gordon v. Stock

Ruling: 
Debt consisting of overpayment of unemployment benefits and accrued interest excepted from discharge. (Bankr. W.D. Mo.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 02,2018, LexisNexis #0818-045

Knight, In re--Kansas ex rel. Gordon v. Knight

Ruling: 
Debt was nondischargeable where debtor willfully and knowingly failed to reportemployment and/or correct earnings while receiving unemployment benefits. (Bankr. W.D.Mo.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on May 24,2018, LexisNexis #0718-014

Betancourt, In re--Betancourt v. United States

Ruling: 
Chapter 13 debtor's obligation to repay a first-time homebuyer's credit was a dischargeablegeneral unsecured debt. (Bankr. W.D. Mo.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on February 01,2018, LexisNexis #0318-031

Dayton, In re

Ruling: 
Court denied trustee's motion to compel turnover for trustee's failure to prove that thedistribution was property of the bankruptcy estate. (Bankr. W.D. Mo.)
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on January 26,2018, LexisNexis #0318-015

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