Tag: student debt

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Federal judge tosses decision erasing law grad’s student debt, says issues should be decided at trial

October 5, 2021

Via: ABA Journal

A New York federal judge has overturned a decision to discharge a law grad’s student debt, citing a “constellation of evidence” that the debtor “placed himself in this predicament” after abandoning a legal career. U.S. District Judge Philip M. Halpern […]

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If Biden approves loan forgiveness, what could it mean for law school debt?

April 12, 2021

Via: ABA Journal

People with law school loans could benefit if President Joe Biden authorizes a plan to forgive all or a portion of student debt, but it could exclude those who owe private lenders and impose limits based on income, experts say. […]