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In re Drengacz

Ruling: 
Claim of debtor's former spouse entitled to priority status only to the extent in the nature of support.
Procedural posture: 
A chapter 13 debtor objected to the amount and priority status of his ex- wife's proof of claim. The ex-wife asserted that a portion of the claim should be given priority status under 11 U.S.C.S. § 507(a)(1) as a past-due domestic support obligation.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 09,2012, LexisNexis #1212-010