I filed chapter 7 no asset 11/2011 listed a restitution debt from 2006 in the amount of$ 7200.00. The court was notified and did not respond so the debt was discharged with no contest to the filing.
Family Law Attorney
Criminal restitution is not discharged in bankruptcy. Nothing has to be objected to, as such debt is clearly stated in the Bankruptcy Code as non-dischargeable. Moreover, it is a condition of your sentencing. If you don't pay, you will have to deal with the criminal court.
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Family Law Attorney
Restitution orders are non-dischargeable as a matter of law, so there was no need for the "court" to "contest" it. You still owe it regardless.
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