Northwest Bank & Trust Co. v. Edwards (In re Edwards)

Ruling: 
Consent judgment was dischargeable as it did not acknowledge falsity or intent to deceive.
Procedural posture: 
Plaintiff creditor filed a complaint against defendant Chapter 7 debtors seeking a determination of nondischargeability of a debt resulting from a state court consent judgment based on the language of that judgment. Alternatively, the creditor alleged that the debt was nondischargeable under 11 U.S.C.S. § 523(a)(2)(B). The creditor moved for summary judgment, alleging that the consent judgment should be given preclusive effect.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 09,2010, LexisNexis #1210-049