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    adam8242 is offline Junior Member
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    bankruptcy and traffic fines

    What is the name of your state (only U.S. law)? washington
    if i file for bankruptcy in wa can i include traffice fines, unpaid tickets?What is the name of your state (only U.S. law)?
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    bigun is offline Senior Member
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    They'll survive bk.

    [url=http://doney.net/bkcode/11usc0523.htm]11 U.S.C. 523[/url]

    7) to the extent such debt is for a fine, penalty, or forfeiture payable to and for the benefit of a governmental unit, and is not compensation for actual pecuniary loss, other than a tax penalty--

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