Sneed v. Hartsfield (In re Hartsfield)

Ruling: 
State court judgment of fiduciary defalcation was nondischargeable.
Procedural posture: 
Plaintiff, a successor trustee and the personal representative of a decedent's estate, filed an adversary proceeding against chapter 11 debtor, objecting to exemptions the debtor claimed and seeking a determination that the debtor owed two debts that were nondischargeable under 11 U.S.C.S. § 523(a)(4) because he committed fraud or defalcation while acting in a fiduciary capacity. The case was tried to the court.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on June 03,2010, LexisNexis #0810-052