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Keywords/Topic Date Title Description Judge
Jurisdiction     04/15/2009     Sims Building, Inc. v. New Mexico Real Estate Advisors, Inc. (In re JTS/Simms, LLC)     

Court lost jurisdiction over adversary proceeding when stay lifted and all collateral (including cash collateral) abandoned to secured creditor.  Case was remanded. 2009 WL 2877642.

Judge James Starzynski
Credit Counseling     02/12/2009     In re Steven O. Fonseca and Kristen L. Fonseca     

Each joint debtor must have prepetition credit counseling.

Judge James Starzynski
Dischargeability     02/12/2009     Chase Manhattan Bank, USA v. Janet S. Rollings (In re Joseph W. Rollings and Janet S. Rollings)     

523(a)(14).  20009 WL 382732.

Judge James Starzynski
Dischargeability     01/20/2009     Sandler v. Esteban Aguilar and Dena Robinson (In re Esteban A. Aguilar and Dena D. Robinson)     

Judgment on the Pleadings.  523(a) action did not allege any specific wrongdoings by wife.  Case dismissed as to wife.    Discusses community property "discharge" of section 524(a)(3).  2009 WL 146155.

Judge James Starzynski
Dischargeability     01/16/2009     Midtown Insurance LLC v. Peterson (In re Steven James Peterson and Corey Marie Peterson)     

Summary judgment based on state court plea agreement.  Embezzlement.  523(a)(4).  Discusses community property "discharge" of section 524(a)(3).

Judge James Starzynski
Appeals     01/06/2009     In re Calvin Appleberry     

Findings and Conclusions regarding lifting the automatic stay after remand from 10th Circuit BAP.

Judge James Starzynski
    12/31/2008     2008 Opinions     

Index of Opinions - 2008

Judge Mark B. McFeeley
Automatic Stay     12/23/2008     In re Priscilla J. Garcia     

Motion to continue automatic stay under Section 362(c)(3) denied.

Judge James Starzynski
Reaffirmation Agreements     12/18/2008     In re Diane Renee Preciado     

Reaffirmation agreement not in compliance with Rule 4008 is disapproved.

Judge James Starzynski
Reaffirmation Agreements     12/08/2008     In re Michael Mays and Staci Mays     

Reaffirmation agreement not in compliance with Rule 4008 is disapproved.

Judge James Starzynski