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Collateral estoppel doesn’t bar prior rejected argument (access required)

Where the debtor previously argued to a state court via a plea in bar that a claim was barred by the statute of limitations, and the state court denied that argument, collateral estoppel didn’t bar the debtor from raising the same statute of limitations argument in response to an adversary complaint filed by a creditor. ...