From the Editor – Dismissal

By The Honorable William Houston Brown (Retired)

Marijuana connection required case dismissal. The Chapter 13 debtors owned interests in an entity that was engaged in litigation to recover damages for breach of contract related to growing and selling marijuana, and this connection required dismissal of the case. Continuing administration of the case “would likely require the trustee or the court to become involved in administering the proceeds of the litigation” concerning an illegal business under Federal law. In re Burton, 610 B.R. 633 (B.A.P. 9th Cir. 2020). See also In re Malul, _________B . . .

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