Response to ProPublica Article Discussing Racial Patterns in Bankruptcy Filings and Outcomes – Part 1 of 3

By Ricky Hutchens, Law Clerk to The Honorable David S. Kennedy, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Tennessee (Memphis)
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Something strange happened at the beginning of October 2017. People began to ask me about my line of work. Not in the polite "what-do-you-do-for-a-living" sort of way, but actually interested in what was happening in my field. This was odd because I am a lawyer who . . .

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