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Ackley v. Sallie Mae Student Loans (In re Ackley)

Ruling: 
Elderly debtors with multiple physical ailments granted undue hardship discharge of student loan debt.
Procedural posture: 
Citing 11 U.S.C.S. § 523(a)(8), debtors, a married couple who filed a chapter 7 case, asked the court to find that they were entitled to discharge their obligations for student loans for themselves and their adult children, which loans totaled around $460,000.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on December 23,2011, LexisNexis #0212-057