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Order Denying Alleged Debtor’s Motion for Partial Summary Judgment 01/26/2006
  • In re: Brushy Brook Development Company, LLC
  • BK No: 05-13009
Decision And Order Declaring Debtor’s Educational Loans Partially Dischargeable 01/17/2006
  • In re: Shallah Shabazz
  • BK No: 01-10900
  • AP No: 01-1065
Order 01/17/2006
  • In re: Cumberland Investment Corporation
  • BK No: 89-11051
Temporary Order Halting Proceedings without Prejudice, And Order Denying Request for Injunctive Relief 09/29/2005
  • In re: Jeffrey A. Derderian
  • BK No: 05-13640
  • AP No: 05-13641
Decision and Order: (1) Finding Georgianna Moniz in Contempt, (2) Imposing Additional Sanctions for Past Non Compliance, and (3) Warning Moniz as To Consequences of Further Abuses 09/12/2005
  • In re: John Moniz & Olivia Moniz
  • BK No: 98-12803
Order Allowing Realtor’s Application for Compensation 09/09/2005
  • In re: Thomas Cellen
  • BK No: 04-12498
Decision and Order Denying Homestead Exemption 08/15/2005
  • In re: Richard Frankflino
  • BK No: 04-12764
Order 08/05/2005
  • In re: Kevin Sweet and Diane D. Sweet
  • BK No: 04-12083
Order Denying Motion to Avoid Judicial Lien 07/07/2005
  • In re: Donald J. Wilding
  • BK No: 01-14170
Order 05/26/2005
  • In re: Quantum Pure Aire Corporation
  • BK No: 05-10258