In re Green

Ruling: 
Debtor's counsel sanctioned for failure to disclose prepetition judgment of possession and failure to appear at hearing on landlord's motion to lift stay.
Procedural posture: 
A bankruptcy debtor's petition failed to disclose that the debtor's landlord obtained a prepetition judgment of possession of the debtor's apartment allowing the landlord to proceed with eviction of the debtor, and the debtor's counsel failed to appear at a hearing on the landlord's motion to lift the automatic bankruptcy stay. Counsel was ordered to show cause why he should not be sanctioned.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on February 02,2010, LexisNexis #0310-061