In re Ellis

Ruling: 
Case filed in bad faith to frustrate former spouse's claim ordered dismissed rather than withdrawn after settlement.
Procedural posture: 
Debtor filed a voluntary petition in bankruptcy pursuant to chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Code. Debtor moved to withdraw her chapter 13 petition. The trustee objected to the withdrawal, but recognized that debtor had a right to dismiss her case.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 02,2009, LexisNexis #0809-022