BY SCOTT RIDDLE No…not Debtors’ Prison (unless it is child support or some taxes). It is not all that unusual that someone who files a Bankruptcy case goes to jail later, or someone already in jail or prison wants to file a Bankruptcy case. For example, take the person who is in financial trouble and gets behind on child support. He or she may file a Bankruptcy case, and … [Read more...] about Can My Brother File Bankruptcy From Jail Or Prison?
By Diane Davis Sept. 26 — A prisoner incarcerated in Minnesota for “various criminal convictions” can discharge his room and board costs — incarceration costs — in his Chapter 7 bankruptcy proceeding ( Cty. of Dakota v. Milan (In re Milan), 2016 BL 312159, B.A.P. 8th Cir., No. 16-6012, 9/22/16 ). Judge Anita Louise Shodeen of the U.S. Bankruptcy Appellate … [Read more...] about Prisoner Can Discharge Incarceration Costs in Bankruptcy
More than one third of Americans are affected by the shortage of affordable housing. Mercy Housing is helping improve the lives of individuals in communities across the country. If you have general questions, please contact the corporate office at 866-338-0557. To find out how to apply, click here » YOU CAN FIND US IN THESE … [Read more...] about Mercy Housing
In 2017, over 553,000 Americans were homeless. 40 million people struggle with hunger and 40.6 million officially live in poverty. Volunteers of America works to prevent and end homelessness through a range of support services including eviction prevention, emergency services, transitional housing and permanent affordable housing. Once we engage homeless individuals, … [Read more...] about Volunteers of America
Mayor Kathy Sheehanin collaboration with the Office of Youth and Workforce Services invite you to attend Albany's First Annual "Second Chance" Job Fair Wednesday, October 17, 2018 1:00p-5:00p.m. Career Central 175 Central Ave., 3rd Floor Albany, NY 12206 ■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■■ • Reentry candidates of all ages, experience levels and those interested in any career field are … [Read more...] about Second Chance Job Fair Wednesday, October 17, 2018