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Mullen v. Jones (In re Jones)

Ruling: 
Discharge denied due to debtor's fiduciary defalcation in management of partnership.
Procedural posture: 
Creditors, a lender and his former spouse, brought an adversary proceeding against defendant bankruptcy debtor seeking nondischargeability of a debt to the spouse under 11 U.S.C.S. § 523(a) based on the debtor's fiduciary defalcation, and seeking denial of the debtor's discharge under 11 U.S.C.S. § 727(a) based on the debtor's concealment and transfer of assets and the debtor's false oaths.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on February 03,2011, LexisNexis #0311-025