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Debtor’s ‘slovenly’ habits exempted debt from discharge (access required)

A tenant with “slovenly living habits” who knowingly, deliberately and intentionally caused damage to his landlord’s property was not entitled to discharge the majority portion of debt caused by his conduct. Background In Aug. 2013, the debtors signed a one-year lease agreement with the plaintiffs for property located in Roanoke. In the spring of 2014, the plaintiffs ...