California Central District
Bankruptcy Judge Barash construes local rules to avoid invalidating a right to a jury trial.
How to ruin a good case: have your adversary arrested during mediation.
Attorney General’s oversight was avoided by shutting down a nonprofit hospital.
Split grows on whether ‘substantial contribution’ claims are limited to chapters 9 and 11.
District court says bankruptcy court can issue injunction to halt civil rights violation by police.
Perhaps a civil contempt order should sometimes be final in bankruptcy.