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In re Roberts

Ruling: 
Trustee's objection to debtor's homestead exemption overruled as untimely raised.
Procedural posture: 
A Chapter 7 trustee filed an objection to a debtor's claim of a homestead exemption on the grounds that she abandoned her homestead under Iowa law. The trustee also argued that the debtor was not entitled to use the Iowa homestead exemption extraterritorially for California property.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on December 29,2010, LexisNexis #0111-139