Debtor: U.S. High Court Must Resolve Circuit Court Split On Homestead Exemptions

Debtor: U.S. High Court Must Resolve Circuit Court Split On Homestead Exemptions

WASHINGTON, D.C. - A Chapter 7 debtor who asserts that a financial charge that was levied against his residential property should not be permitted because of the homestead exemption on May 29 filed an additional brief in the U.S. Supreme Court arguing that only the high court can solve the split that exists among circuit courts regarding the applicability of the exemption in question (Stephen Law v. Alfred Siegel, No. 12-5196, U.S. Sup.).

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