8th Circ. Rules In Epic Spat Over Crooked Coin Shop

Law360, New York (August 31, 2009, 2:28 PM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has upheld rulings rejecting attacks on a bankruptcy trustee in a 17-year fight over claims stemming from a Minnesota-based rare coin firm that got caught up in a deceptive practices investigation and went belly-up.

Thursday's ruling in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit said Chapter 7 trustee John R. Stoebner acted properly in the case of T.G. Morgan Inc. and cited an October 2008 opinion issued by the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the Eighth Circuit.

In court papers, Stoebner...
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