Peake v. Ayobami
Date: January 3, 2018
Justia Opinion Summary: A debtor claiming federal exemptions under section 522 of the Bankruptcy Code may exempt a 100% interest in an asset in certain cases because the relevant provisions of section 522 cap the value of the asset a debtor may...
United States v. Lanier
Date: January 2, 2018
Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was convicted of conspiracy to commit wire fraud (Count 1), wire fraud (Counts 2-15), harboring and concealing a person from arrest (Count 16), and assisting a federal offender (Count 17). The Fifth Circuit hel...