In re Gokay

Ruling: 
Debtors could avoid state lien impairing homestead exemption.
Issue: 
Whether chapter 7 debtors were precluded by Ohio Rev. Code Ann. § 2329.661(A)(4) from avoiding a judgment lien in the amount of $696,263 which the State of Ohio placed on their homestead to secure repayment of a loan they obtained from the Ohio Department of Developmental Services.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 14,2015, LexisNexis #0915-016