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Roe v. College Access Network

Appellant debtor, proceeding pro se, filed for bankruptcy after borrowing approximately $ 88,000 to attend college. Because her student loans could not be discharged absent a finding of undue hardship as provided by 11 U.S.C.S. § 523(a)(8), she brought an adversary proceeding in the bankruptcy court. The Bankruptcy Court for the District of Utah concluded that the loans could not be discharged. The debtor appealed.
Bankruptcy court properly held student loan debt was nondischargeable absent evidence of alleged disability or good faith attempts to repay.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on October 09,2008, LexisNexis #1108-027