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Can the Bankruptcy Judge Make Me Quit Smoking?

During the bankruptcy process, the debtor is asked to account for all monthly expenses on bankruptcy Schedule J, which includes categories such as food, clothing, mortgage/rent, medical, and transportation. However,...




Revoking Debtor’s Discharge

A primary goal in nearly every Chapter 7 case is the bankruptcy court’s discharge order which forever and completely eliminates many of the debtor’s financial burdens. The discharge order is a powerful injunction that...




Can I Get Rid of Payday Loans in Bankruptcy?

Payday loan companies offer a short-term loan of a few hundred dollars that will be repaid on the borrower’s next payday. To obtain the loan the borrower usually writes a post-dated check to the lender. Often the...




Stop Foreclosure with Bankruptcy

Filing a personal bankruptcy case will stop a judicial or nonjudicial foreclosure, whether or not the foreclosure was begun before the bankruptcy. See 11 USC § 362 (a). The only notable exception to the automatic stay...