Q: Can I sue my ex-husband for a joint debt he was supposed to be responsible for if he files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy?
I just found out my ex-husband is filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy. A credit card that he agreed to pay at the time of our divorce (6 years ago) is included in his filing. I understand the creditor has the right to collect the debt from me, despite the divorce decree. Can I pay the debt and sue him for the balance, or does his bankruptcy prevent me from recovering this?
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