Opinions and Noteworthy Orders

Welcome to the Rhode Island Bankruptcy Court Opinions Page. You may access court opinions in three different ways:


     Welcome to the Rhode Island Bankruptcy Court Opinions Page.

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Order to Show Cause Why the Puerto Rico Department of Health and Its Agents Should Not Be Held In Contempt
Feb 12 2003
  • In re: HMCA (Carolina), Inc.
  • BK no: 90-03402
  • HMCA (PR), Inc.
  • BK no: 90-03403

Memorandum of Decision
Jan 28 2003
  • In re: Stephen Block
  • BK no: 96-11813

Order Denying Motion for Sanctions
Jan 24 2003
  • In re: Kenneth Marsella
  • BK no: 02-11431
  • Stanley Goldberg
  • AP no: 02-1078

Decision and Order
Oct 15 2002
  • In re: Linda A. Lamanna
  • BK no: 01-10522
  • EFS Services, Inc.; Rhode Island Student Loan Authority, Sallie Mae Servicing Corp., et al
  • AP no: 01-1043; 01-1044

Order Denying Exemption
Oct 15 2002
  • In re: John J. Barbera and Cheryl K. Barbera
  • BK no: 02-11413

Order Denying Motion to Dismiss
Oct 15 2002
  • In re: Robert C. Mulcahy
  • BK no: 99-14121
  • Washington Mutual, Inc. and Washington Mutual Home Loans, Inc.
  • AP no: 02-1009

Order Denying Motion for Relief from Stay
Oct 11 2002
  • In re: William J. Montgomery and Maria R. Montgomery
  • BK no: 02-10944

Order Denying Motion to Compel Arbitration
Sep 17 2002
  • In re: Eugene E. LaRocque, II
  • BK no: 01-13852
  • CitiFinancial Mortgage Company
  • AP no: 02-1019

Order Denying (1) Proposed Payment and (2) Motion to Strike
Sep 11 2002
  • In re: Tilly Realty Associates
  • BK no: 96-13776

Order Denying Debtor's Complaint for Discharge of Student Loans
Aug 21 2002
  • In re: Jennifer L. Kelly
  • BK no: 00-11314
  • United States of America Department of Education
  • AP no: 00-1089


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