On December 7, 2015, an affidavit or declaration regarding chapter 11 bankruptcy protection was filed in the bankruptcy case of Diocese of Duluth and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 2 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Signature declaration (re:1 Voluntary chapter 11 petition) filed by Diocese of Duluth. (Kunkel, Phillip) (Entered: 12/07/2015)
Diocese of Duluth filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on December 7, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Minnesota. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-50792. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Kressel. The law firm of Elsaesser Jarzabek Anderson Elliott & Macdonald, Chtd. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Diocese of Duluth in the bankruptcy case.