On November 11, 2015, a motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 466 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to approve compromise under Rule 9019 filed by The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis. An affidavit or verification, Memorandum of law, Proposed order. Hearing scheduled 12/3/2015 at 10:30 AM at Courtroom 8 West, 8th Floor, 300 S 4th St, Minneapolis, Judge Robert J. Kressel. (Gurstelle, Benjamin) (Entered: 11/11/2015)
The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 16, 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 15-30125. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Kressel. The law firm of Briggs & Morgan, P.A. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis in the bankruptcy case.