New Buffalo Sav. Bank v. McClung (In re McClung)

Pre 2005-Act: 
Pre 2005-Act
Ruling: 
Creditor's claim was not excepted from discharge since the creditor did not establish willful and malicious injury by the debtor.
Procedural posture: 
Defendant debtor filed for bankruptcy relief under chapter 7. Plaintiff bank filed a proceeding to obtain a ruling that its unsecured claim exceeding $617,000 was excepted from discharge because of a willful and malicious injury to the bank, as contemplated by 11 U.S.C. § 523(a)(6). The debtor sought dismissal of the proceeding.
Issue: 
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