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Court Opinions Database

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Keywords/Topic Date Title Description Judge
Dischargeability     07/11/2000     Robert Garcia, et al. v. Terry Sykes (In re Sykes)     


Judge James Starzynski
Dismissal     07/04/2000     Richard Joseph Drovdal and Carla Gale Drovdal     


Judge James Starzynski
Default Judgment     06/20/2000     Philip E. Cushman, et al. v. Jean H. Wilkinson (In re Wilkinson)     

Motion to set aside default judgment

Judge James Starzynski
Reconsideration     05/12/2000     Santa Fe Private Equity Fund, L.P.     

502(j); Motion to reconsider

Judge James Starzynski
Avoidance Actions     04/17/2000     Albert Jose Martinez and Linda Lucille Martinez     

522(f) when no real property owned

Judge James Starzynski
Dischargeability     04/17/2000     Lois Detwiler v. New Mexico Educational Assistance Foundation (In re Detwiler)     


Judge James Starzynski
Chapter 13     04/11/2000     Richard Edward Luna     

Rule 3002(c), untimely claim in chapter 13, standing

Judge James Starzynski
Dischargeability     04/10/2000     Sandia Laboratory Federal Credit Union v. Seyfred Leo Toledo (In re Toledo)     

523(a)(2)(B), Financial statement

Judge James Starzynski
Trustee     04/07/2000     Leo Vivian Sims     

Allocation of trustee fees between two trustees

Judge James Starzynski
Chapter 13     03/31/2000     Cristobal A. Pinon and Raquel L. Pinon     

Tax liens, community property; 2000 WL 34327028 (Bankr. D. N.M. 2000)

Judge James Starzynski