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Eagles win in bankruptcy trial

A federal bankruptcy court judge has ruled in favor of the Havre Eagles Aerie #166, saying a claim by KayCee Groven for nearly $300,000 stemming from a sexual assault by the Havre Eagles Club manager does not take priority in the Eagle's bankruptcy proceeding.

Bankruptcy Court Judge Ralph Kirscher ruled that Groven's claim was filed when the Havre Eagles was insolvent and that it would allow her to receive more from a sale of the Eagles' property than is allowed under federal bankruptcy law.

Kirscher heard arguments Dec. 7 in the case, and issued his ruling the end of last week.

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