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Gilboy v. Reukema

Citation: 
Docket No. 14-2538-bk (2d Cir. April 29, 2015) (Summary Order)
Ruling: 
AFFIRMING the district court’s judgment affirming the bankruptcy court’s dismissal of the bankruptcy case for cause under 11 U.S.C. § 707(a), the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit held that there was no clear error in the bankruptcy court’s ...
Judge(s): 
Sack, Droney (Circuit Judges), and Stanceu (Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of International Trade, sitting by designation)
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Jenkins v. Simpson

Citation: 
Jenkins v. Simpson, Case No. 14-1385 (4th Cir. April 27, 2015) (published opinion)
Ruling: 
The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals held that a meeting of creditors that was not continued by announcement at the meeting, or by a subsequent filing, of the time and place for the continued hearing, as required by Bankrtupcy Rule ...
Judge(s): 
Before Motz, Keenan and Thacker, Circuit Judges. Opinion written by Judge Motz in which Judges Keenan and Thacker joined.
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Valone v. Waage (In re Valone)

Citation: 
14-11457; D.C. Docket No. 2:13-cv-00171-SPC, Bkcy No. 9:12-bkc-02265-FMD
Ruling: 
The Eleventh Circuit held that the filing of a Chapter 13 bankruptcy petition by a Florida debtor who owns, or debtors who own, homestead property does not foreclose the availability of Florida's wildcard exemption to that debtor or those debtors. ...
Judge(s): 
Wilson, Fay, and Ripple, Circuit Judges
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In re Marcus-Rehtmeyer

Citation: 
13-C-3919
Ruling: 
The Defendant-Appellee, Marcus-Rehtmeyer, concealed assets and income in her State Court Citation hearing with sufficient intent to justify denial of the discharge as to the debt of Plaintiff-Appellants, her Judgment Creditors.
Judge(s): 
Wood, Rovner, Hamilton
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In re Brooks

Citation: 
Case No. 14-2856
Ruling: 
The Seventh Circuit affirmed the district court's order affirming confirmation of the debtor's chapter 13 plan, holding that as a general matter an above-median debtor may categorically exclude child support payments from the calculation of "disposible income" under section 1325(b)(2) ...
Judge(s): 
Bauer, Flaum, Williams
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