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Conceal carry law starts Tuesday
Today's TMJ4November 1, 2011

Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm is urging gun owners who get the permits to make sure they know the law before actually using their gun. "Before they can threaten to use force or actually use force, there's going to be serious ...more »

Balance of public interest and rights still unresolved
Irish TimesNovember 1, 2011

This report arose from the so-called Abbeylara case, in which the Supreme Court found that parliament had no inherent power of inquiry. What the new Government proposed was somewhat different. As recommended by the committee, it provided for the ...more »

Bankruptcy Law News and Stories

Bad Credit History
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UPI NewsTrack Business
UPI.comNovember 1, 2011

Burroughs predicted membership at the nine-branch credit union would grow 5 percent this year, compared to 4 percent in 2010, The Detroit News reported Monday. With a new law limits the amount banks can charge when a consumer uses a debit card at a ...more »

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Daily SunNovember 2, 2011

One interesting thing is that we are guided by laws and we are established by law. The mode of collection is guided by laws and there are other laws that go with our activities. So, we as much as possible, go within the content of the provision of ...more »

Chapter 11, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
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Rolex fraud extends to Bujak's wife, trustee says
The Idaho StatesmanNovember 1, 2011

Pepper Bujak, estranged wife of former Canyon County Prosecutor John Bujak, may lose the option of bankruptcy protection from the more than $1 million in debt she shares with her husband. ...more »

Disputes With Irs
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Administrator of Letcher County home pleads guilty to tax, exploitation charges
Lexington Herald LeaderNovember 1, 2011

James "Chum" Tackett, 69, of Jenkins, pleaded guilty Tuesday in Letcher Circuit Court to theft, exploitation and tax evasion charges. Tackett was expected to go to trial on those charges Tuesday. As part of his guilty plea, Tackett admitted that he ...more »

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Lenders Using Deficiency Judgments to Collect on Foreclosures
First Coast NewsNovember 2, 2011

"If they secure a deficiency judgment they can garnish or levy," he said. Garnish as in wages and levy personal property. Is there anything you can do? Both real estate experts said if you are served with a deficiency judgement, get legal help and ...more »

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
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Facing state takeover, Harrisburg officials talk
ReutersNovember 1, 2011

Harrisburg became one of the most-high profile cities to opt for the little-used Chapter 9 of the US bankruptcy code, notably used nearly 20 years ago by Orange County, California. Municipal bankruptcies are rare. But if Harrisburg is successful in ...more »

Personal Bankruptcy
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Surviving Sanctions
Financial-Planning.comNovember 1, 2011

In one example, Jesse L. Dietz, a planner in Baytown, Texas, who previously worked for Amegy Bank and for Zions Direct, applied for certification from the CFP Board, but also filed in 2007 for protection under Chapter 7 of federal bankruptcy laws. ...more »


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