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Submission of proposed order post-petition on state court ruling made pre-petition violates stay subjecting counsel to sanctions

Judge Specie in Pensacola, Florida sanctioned counsel for a creditor in a Subchapter V chapter 11 case for submitting a written order on the request of a state court judge substituting their client for the debtor in a pending lawsuit.  The background was a stipulated deficiency judgment against the debtor by NWE165, LLC in the…