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Order Determining Debt to Be Dischargeable 05/06/1997
  • In re: Michael Shorts
  • BK No: 96-12108
  • AP No: 96-1140
Order Dismissing Case under 11 U.S.C. § 707(B) 05/06/1997
  • In re: Richard Lamanna
  • BK No: 97-10660
Order Denying Debtor’s Motion for Continuance and/or Stay, And Granting Depco’s Motion for Summary Judgment 04/18/1997
  • In re: David F. Laroche
  • BK No: 91-10005
  • AP No: 94-1237
  • AP No: 94-1238
Decision and Order Awarding Sanctions for Violation of Discharge Injunction 01/21/1997
  • In re: Michael Griffin & Moreen Griffin
  • BK No: 94-10046
  • AP No: 95-1154
Errate 01/21/1997
  • In re: Michael Griffin & Moreen Griffin
  • BK No: 94-10046
  • AP No: 95-1154
Order Denying Motions to Disqualify 01/15/1997
  • In re: Catherine Duffy Petit
  • BK No: 93-20821
  • AP No: 95-2063
  • AP No: 95-2066
Decision and Order Granting Motion for Summary Judgment 11/19/1996
  • In re:David Sampson Keach, D/B/A Keach Properties, F/K/A Keach Construction,
    A/K/A David Keach, And Erin Kathleen Keach
  • BK No: 95-12543
  • AP No: 96-1002
Order Confirming Chapter 13 Plan 10/17/1996
  • In re: Khon Kheng & Sakun Kheng
  • BK No: 96-10999
Order Granting In Part, and Denying In Part, The Trustee’s Application to Disburse Funds 10/16/1996
  • In re: Michael Tobin & Nancy Tobin
  • BK No: 95-10085
Order Sustaining Trustee’s Objection to Secured Claim 10/16/1996
  • In re: Arctic Air, Inc.
  • BK No: 95-12405