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Can bankruptcy discharge legal fines or penalties?
No, it does not discharge legal fines and/or penalties.
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Is an SBA Loan discharged in bankruptcy?

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What debt cannot be discharged by bankruptcy?

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When is a chapter 13 bankruptcy discharged?

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How long does it take for a bankruptcy to be discharged?

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How can you find out if your bankruptcy has been discharged?

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What can be discharged in a bankruptcy?

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How soon do you get your discharge papers from bankruptcy?

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