In re Byrne

Ruling: 
Debtor not entitled to claim exemptions in life insurance and pension plan proceeds that were subject to state probate process.
Issue: 
Should debtor be prohibited from claiming exemptions in connection with a pension and life insurance policy held by debtor's non-debtor deceased spouse?
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on November 13,2015, LexisNexis #1215-086