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Weinman v. Graves (In re Graves)

The chapter 7 Trustee appealed an order of the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Colorado denying his motion to compel the debtors to turnover the value of a pre-petition tax refund that the debtors applied to pre-payment of their 2007 taxes, prior to filing their bankruptcy case.
Ruling: 
Bankruptcy court refused to order turnover of prepetition tax refund applied as pre-payment to next year's liability.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on October 22,2008, LexisNexis #1108-079

In re Francisco

Appellant debtor sought review of a decision of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Mexico, which dismissed her chapter 13 petition for failure to timely obtain credit counseling under 11 U.S.C.S. § 109(h)(1).
Ruling: 
Credit counseling obtained on petition date satisfied "180 days preceeding date of filing" requirement.
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on July 02,2008, LexisNexis #0708-106