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Order Denying Motion for Relief from Stay 09/11/1996
  • In re: Annie’s, Inc., A/K/A, D/B/A Annie’s Professional Dry Cleaning & Laundry and Annie’s
  • BK No: 96-12318
Order Sustaining Trustee’s Objection, And Disallowing Claims 07/24/1996
  • In re: Gary R. Beamon
  • BK No: 91-12499
Decision and Order Granting United States Trustee’s § 707 (B) Motion to Dismiss 07/22/1996
  • In re: Peter L. Hafner
  • BK No: 95-13005
Decision And Order Denying Lessor’s Request for Super priority Claim Status 07/18/1996
  • In re: Peaberry's Ltd.
  • BK No: 94-11783
Decision Finding Rhode Island Public Transit Authority in Civil Contempt and Order Imposing Sanctions, but Denying Motion for Entry of Default Judgment 07/08/1996
  • In re: 1747 West Main Corp.
  • BK No: 92-11916
  • AP No: 93-1076
Decision and Order: (1) Granting Plaintiff’s Motion for Summary Judgment; 06/17/1996
  • In re: Lydia Lopes
  • BK No: 95-10566
  • AP No: 95-1131
Order Granting Fee Application, and Directing Trustee to Seek Contribution from Other Beneficiaries 06/14/1996
  • In re: Robert Pontarelli
  • BK No: 93-11484
Order To Show Cause: (1) Why The Debtor and His Attorney Should Not Be Sanctioned 06/03/1996
  • In re: Alan A. Izzo, Sr.
  • BK No: 96-10597
Decision and Order 06/03/1996
  • In re: Felicity Associates, Inc.
  • BK No: 95-11101
Errata 05/30/1996
  • In re: Martin Lombardi & Deborah Lombardi
  • BK No: 94-12727
  • AP No: 95-1045