Sanctions weren’t justified for attempting to collect a time-barred tax claim.
A ‘cert’ petition asks the high court to overrule Dewsnup and allow chapter 7 debtors to strip down or strip off undersecured mortgages.
In some circuits, never intending to repay a loan can result in nondischargeability under Section 523(a)(6).
By implication, the Eleventh Circuit would allow a general chapter 13 discharge to a debtor who defaults on direct mortgage payments, an issue where lower courts are split.
Tenth Circuit lays out the elements of denial of discharge for failure to obey an order.