If a man issues more than he can redeem, the government pays his creditors in full and the debtor
works out the amount upon the farms or in mines, which are all owned by the government.
How soon have those same eyes, deeply sunken in the head, glared from faces wasted with famine, and sallow from confinement, in days when it was no figure of speech to say that debtors
rotted in prison, with no hope of release, and no prospect of liberty!
It is a question to which the creditors are parties on one side and the debtors
on the other.
Micawber should apply for his release under the Insolvent Debtors Act, which would set him free, she expected, in about six weeks.
We sat before a little fire, with two bricks put within the rusted grate, one on each side, to prevent its burning too many coals; until another debtor, who shared the room with Mr.
He made many new friends; and was moreover, a frequent visitor at the debtor
's prison, to which he invariably accompanied his mother.
took his stick again, and bowing his head left the court.
I remained his debtor
. I should be sorry if my conscience, insisting on a rigid attention to the matter in hand, forced me to dismiss him in a couple of lines.
I do not remember how I got the money to buy them; to be sure it was no great sum; but it must have been given me out of the sums we were all working so hard to make up for the debt, and the interest on the debt (that is always the wicked pinch for the debtor
!), we had incurred in the purchase of the newspaper which we lived by, and the house which we lived in.
This therefore he resolved to do, whatever misery it cost him, and to devote himself to her, from that great principle of justice, by which the laws of some countries oblige a debtor
, who is no otherwise capable of discharging his debt, to become the slave of his creditor.
It is a very onerous business, this of being served, and the debtor
naturally wishes to give you a slap.
The automatic stay, which gives debtors
a breathing spell from creditors, is one of the most "fundamental debtor
protections" in bankruptcy.
Where the debtors
made a series of suspicious transfers from their business accounts to their own personal accounts and the personal account of a family member, and failed to include those transactions in their statements of financial affairs, the plaintiffs were entitled to a denial of the debtors
Egypt's Interior Ministry-run prison authority held a celebration on Tuesday, first day of Eid El-Adha, to announce the names of released debtors
-- Ahmed Elghaafry/Egypt Today CAIRO - 21 August 2018: As part of the presidential initiative "Prisons without Debtors
" which aim to release all debtors
landing behind bars by paying off their debts, the Prison Authority held a celebration on Tuesday, first day of Eid El-Adha, to announce the names of released debtors