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  • Motley Fool comments on new bankruptcy law.
    10/17/2005 5:24PM
    As discussed at the Motley Fool:

    "As of today, however, I'd better be careful, since the Orwellian-sounding "Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005" is now law. Six months ago, the credit card lobby, consisting of MBNA (NYSE: KRB), Capital One (NYSE: COF), Citicorp (NYSE: C), Visa, and MasterCard, teamed up with august statesmen such as Sen. Joe Biden, D-Del., and Rep. Tom DeLay, R-Texas, to prevent the average American from abusing the generous privileges being offered by my friends at Bank of America and the other credit card companies. Fortunately for proponents of the law, the irony of the U.S. Congress lecturing anyone on the subject of indebtedness did not prevent its passage."

    You can read the full article here.