Judge stripped a veteran’s $221,000 in student-loan forgiveness

  An article by Ayelet Sheffey's focuses on a bankruptcy debtor, and a Navy veteran who accumulated debts from student loans of over $200,000 on his way to securing a law degree. The bankruptcy court judge, Cecilia Morris, ruled that the debtor showed the required "undue hardship" to allow a discharge of the student loans. The challenge by the lender, set aside the lower court's ruling. The judge found that Kevin Rosenberg, a Navy veteran, didn't show the debt to demonstrate the required "undue hardship," and the "inability to pay one's debts by itself cannot be sufficient to establish an undue [...]