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‘Abusive’ Petition Ruling is Final Order (access required)

A bankruptcy court order denying the U.S. Trustee’s motion to dismiss a debtor’s Chapter 7 bankruptcy case as abusive under 11 U.S.C. § 707(b) is a final order appealable under 28 U.S.C. § 158(a), and the 4th Circuit reverses the district court decision dismissing the appeal as interlocutory. Because of the particular effect an order denying ...