In re Sydlar

Ruling: 
Debtor's share of proceeds of sale of former marital residence ordered turned over to estate once creditors' claims on proceeds were ruled null and void by state court.
Procedural posture: 
A debtor filed for relief under chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Code. A trustee sought turnover of sale proceeds that had been given to a creditor after the debtor sold a premises in New Jersey. The proceeds had been transferred to the judgment creditors, who filed an objection to the trustee's motion.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on August 22,2008, LexisNexis #1108-110