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Student Loans and Bankruptcy in Boston Federal Court Posted on Nov 10

“Most consumer debt goes away in bankruptcy, which was designed to give Americans and companies a fresh start. But in the 1970s, Congress added new rules to the law that excluded most student debt from that relief. Anyone aiming to discharge student debt in bankruptcy   …Continue Reading Student Loans and Bankruptcy in Boston Federal Court

Six Eastern Division Towns moved to Bankruptcy Court Central Division Posted on May 7

In order to balance caseloads among divisions, the following cities and towns will be shifted to the Central Division (Worcester) for all cases and all chapters filed on or after May 1, 2014. Ashland Bellingham Framingham Franklin Holliston Medway The 341 Meetings of Creditors will   …Continue Reading Six Eastern Division Towns moved to Bankruptcy Court Central Division