In re Tinney

Ruling: 
Inheritance received more than 180 days after petition date was not property of the estate.
Procedural posture: 
Debtor filed a petition under chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Code, and the court confirmed the debtor's bankruptcy plan and appointed a trustee to administer the plan. The trustee filed a motion to modify the plan so that it required the debtor to use assets she inherited from her mother to pay unsecured creditors' claims. The debtor opposed the motion.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 09,2012, LexisNexis #0912-027