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Baltimore neighborhood watch trial set against Fla. fury

Two brothers accused of beating a black teenager while patrolling an Orthodox Jewish neighborhood are set to go on trial Monday in a case with similarities to the Trayvon Martin shooting. The brothers, who are white and Jewish, have claimed ...

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Auction date proposed for Jewish Times publisher (access required)

After 93 years in the hands of the same family, the Baltimore Jewish Times could go to auction next week under a proposal filed Wednesday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court. Zvi Guttman, newly appointed trustee for publisher Alter Communications Inc., entered ...

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Bankruptcy judge appoints trustee for Jewish Times (access required)

After nixing a last-minute, hurried sale and acknowledging there appeared little hope of a mutually-agreed upon plan, a federal judge on Friday appointed a trustee to run Alter Communications Inc., publisher of the Baltimore Jewish Times. U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge ...

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Jewish Times bankruptcy case extended (access required)

The parties involved in the Alter Communications bankruptcy case have been granted a 30-day extension to come together on a plan for post-Chapter 11 restructuring. Judge James F. Schneider had given Alter — publisher of the Baltimore Jewish Times — ...

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Judge in Jewish Times case calls out lawyers (access required)

Some next-day thoughts on the unexpected outcome of the two-and-a-half-day bankruptcy hearing of Alter Communications, publisher of the Baltimore Jewish Times (in which the judge rejected the restructuring plans of both Alter and its printer-turned-creditor, H.G. Roebuck & Son Inc.): The federal judge ...

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Judge rejects both plans in bankruptcy of Baltimore Jewish Times publisher (access required)

In a move that shocked everyone involved, a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge rejected both of the competing restructuring plans of the publisher of the Baltimore Jewish Times and its former printer. Judge James F. Schneider was harshly critical of the ...

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Court to weigh competing plans for Jewish Times (access required)

A bankruptcy judge will begin hearing arguments Tuesday from Baltimore Jewish Times owner Alter Communications Inc. and its former printer, H.G. Roebuck & Son Inc., to decide whose vision for the future of the company will prevail. Alter filed a ...

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Baltimore Jewish Times creditor challenges bankruptcy plan

The largest creditor of the parent company of the Baltimore Jewish Times and two local magazines is appealing the firm’s court-approved bankruptcy plan, claiming it returns less cash than an outright liquidation. In December, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court approved a ...

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