Assault of repo man what will happen to me?

Recently on our legal forum a user asked, “I had a confrontation with a repo man who was trying to repossess my vehicle. He was attempting to remove my car from a parking lot. I confronted him, struck him several times, and bashed in the front windshield of his tow truck. I know what I did was wrong and illegal. I just go angry and exploded. The police were called, and I was arrested. Can the repo man just come and take my car without warning? What will happen to me? Will I be charged with assault?”

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Does the military care if I file for bankruptcy?

Recently on our bankruptcy forum a user asked, “I am considering joining the army. I am in a desperate financial situation. Not only do I have $20,000 in credit card debts I have a car I cannot afford and $50,000 in medical bills. I have wanted to be in the military my whole life. Will filing bankruptcy hurt my chances?”

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Will bankruptcy discharge my liability for my mortgage loan?

Recently on our legal forum a user asked, “I bought a house three years ago. I recently lost my job and I am not able to make my mortgage loan payments. I was wondering if I could file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy and discharge my mortgage loan. If not, what will happen if I file bankruptcy but I still cannot repay my loan?”

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Income increased do I have to tell the bankruptcy court?

Recently on our legal forum a user asked, “I lost my job two years ago and struggled to pay my bills for months. I finally decided to file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. I have recently found a job. I am wondering how this will affect my bankruptcy filing and whether or not I am required to notify my Chapter 7 bankruptcy trustee of the changes in my income?”

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Steps to rebuilding your life after Chapter 7

Recently on our legal forum a user wrote, “I always prided myself on paying my bills on time, living with very little credit, and following a strict budget. I was married for 10 years. During that time my husband spent every last dime we had and made numerous financial mistakes. He recently left me for another woman, but I am left with a great deal of debt and financial chaos. I have been considering filing Chapter 7 bankruptcy. If I decide to file can I rebuild my life or will I be relegated to credit exile forever?”

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Car repossession without notice is this legal?

Recently on our legal forum a user asked, “I live in the State of Texas. I bought a 2015 Mustang. I made about 10 payments but then I lost my job. I have not been able to make a car payment in about five months. Last week someone came and repossessed my car right out of my driveway. I am wondering if this was legal and whether or not they were required to notify me prior to the  car repossession?”

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What are nonexempt assets in bankruptcy?

Recently on our bankruptcy forum a user asked, “I know that when I file Chapter 7 bankruptcy there is a good chance that some of my assets will be liquidated. A friend told me, however, that under bankruptcy laws some of my assets might be protected. He called these exempt assets. My question is what assets are nonexempt assets and what am I likely to lose if I decide to file Chapter 7 bankruptcy?”

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