All court opinions may be accessed at no charge via PACER through the "Written Opinions" link on the Reports page. You must, however, have an account to access the report via CM/ECF or PACER.

Access to opinions from 1997 to present, that are PDF searchable, unrestricted & unsealed, are also available through the Government Printing Office using the Advanced Search for Government Publications. There is no login required and publications are available free of charge.

Court's Web Site Opinions Database

The court's web site provides free access of some opinions, at the discretion of the judges, for the years 1998 to present. The results shown below are automatically displayed for all years, all judges, and all keywords/topics.

A search may be performed using the Search box above, or filtering by year, judge, and/or keyword/topic. To search for more than one judge and/or keywords/topics simultaneously, hold down the Ctrl key (or Command key) and select each item.

Keywords/Topic Date Title Description Judge
Dischargeability     02/10/2006     Mary Romero v. Michael Gonzales (In re Michael Anthony Gonzales)     

Dischargeability of debt, 523(a)(2), (6), aff'd. 368 B.R. 85 (10th Cir. BAP May 2, 2007), BAP No. NM-06-091.

Judge James Starzynski
Recusal     02/09/2006     In re Union Home and Industrial, Inc.     

Disqualification of bankruptcy judge

Judge James Starzynski
Appeals     02/09/2006     In re Union Home and Industrial, Inc.     

Employment of counsel; Rule 2014 statements; appeal dismissed 2007 WL 2983693 (10th Cir. BAP 10/15/2007)

Judge James Starzynski
Collateral Estoppel, Trustee     02/06/2006     In re Claudette Chavez     

Trustee not judicially estopped by debtor's failure to include a cause of action on schedules

Judge James Starzynski
Collateral Estoppel     01/25/2006     Christopher B. Young, et al. v. James P. Jex (In re Jex)     

Collateral estoppel effect of Colorado default judgment

Judge James Starzynski
Avoidance Actions     01/05/2006     In re Johnny Marcus Crisp     

Real estate passes to devisee upon death of owner

Judge James Starzynski
Adversary, Miscellaneous     10/14/2005     Grace v. MRT Heavy Hauling (In re Grace)     

True lease v. installment sale contract.

Judge James Starzynski
Discharge Injunction     10/14/2005     Culley v. Allsup's Convenience Stores, Inc., et al. (In re Culley)     

Violation of discharge injunction

Judge James Starzynski
Summary Judgment     10/14/2005     Lincoln County Radiology, LLC, et al. v. Silver Bird, LLC, et al. (In re Silver Bird, LLC)     

Sale of receivables, perfection issues

Judge James Starzynski
Administrative Claims     09/23/2005     In re Furr's Supermarkets, Inc.     

Administrative rent claim; damages to real property; auctioneer is independent contractor

Judge James Starzynski