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Order Denying Debtors’ Motion for Corrective Order 03/09/2005
  • In re: Kevin Sweet and Diane D. Sweet
  • BK No: 04-12083
Order Refusing Abstention and Granting Injunctive Relief 01/31/2005
  • In re: Sara B. Ladds
  • BK No: 04-12010
  • AP No: 04-1050
Order to Show Cause 01/20/2005
  • In re: Hmca (Carolina), INC.
  • BK No: 90-03402 (ANV)
  • AP No: 90-03403 (ANV)
Order to Show Cause Why Case Should Not Be Dismissed For Failure to Comply With Prior Orders 01/19/2005
  • In re: Joseph A. Refino
  • BK No: 99-13444
  • AP No: 03-1052
Decision and Order Denying Ups Capital Business Credit Claim Nos. 37 & 38 01/19/2005
  • In re: Louis A. Gencarelli, Sr.
  • BK No: 04-10630
  • BK No: 04-10682
Order Vacating Bench Ruling and Dismissing Complaint 12/21/2004
  • In re: John M. Mollica
  • BK No: 03-12610
  • AP No: 03-1055
Order 12/21/2004
  • In re: Tami  L. Varela
  • BK No: 02-13788
Order Denying Request for Findings and Conclusions 11/04/2004
  • In re: Galilee Hotel Associates, LLC a/k/a The Lighthouse Inn
  • BK No: 04-11456 Chapter 7
  • AP No: 04-11460 Chapter 7
Orders: (1) Granting Motion to Strike and (2) Imposing Additional Sanction 11/03/2004
  • In re: Cumberland Investment Corporation
  • BK No: 89-11051
Order Overruling Objection to Claim of Rockville Bank 10/08/2004
  • In re: Bess Eaton Donut Flour Company, INC. & Louis A. Gencarelli, Sr.
  • BK No: 04-10630
  • BK No: 04-10682