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    Default Sued in Small Claims Court During Chapter 13 Repayment Plan

    I`m more than half way through my bk 13,my 16 year old son got into some trouble,and the people are taking me to small claims court.Am I protected by my bankruptcy?

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    Default Re: Sued in Small Claims Court During Chapter 13 Repayment Plan

    I would hope that you're protected by your auto or homeowner's insurance.

    A debt incurred after bankruptcy isn't part of the bankruptcy.

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    Default Re: Sued in Small Claims Court During Chapter 13 Repayment Plan

    can they garnish my wages? If their taking money out of my check already for chapter 13?

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    Default Re: Sued in Small Claims Court During Chapter 13 Repayment Plan

    Wage garnishment laws are different in each state.

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    Default Re: Sued in Small Claims Court During Chapter 13 Repayment Plan

    ok, i`m in michigan?

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