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Following are recent filings for bankruptcy protection in northeast Indiana. The list includes all business bankruptcies, as well as personal bankruptcies in which liabilities exceed $100,000. Except where noted, the filings fall under Chapter 7 of federal bankruptcy laws, which usually leads to a liquidation of assets.

Bradley K. McAllister, 1614 W. Goldspur Drive, Fort Wayne. Chapter 13. Debt: $283,122. Assets: $135,875.

Shawn Jeffrey and Sarah Michelle Rogers, 2512 Vance Ave., Fort Wayne. Debt: $132,100. Assets: $86,135.

Kathy Renee Carter, 3728 Reed St., Fort Wayne. Debt: $185,346. Assets: $3,905.

Joseph Paul Dennis, 5606 Webster St., Fort Wayne. Debt: $137,138. Assets: $65,275.

Cody Alan and Amber Lynn Boyd, Pleasant Lake. Debt: $190,799. Assets: $132,657.

John Paul and Deanna Marie Schiefelbein, South Whitley. Debt: $147,155. Assets: $16,200.

Richard H. and Sharon R. Elzey, Decatur. Debt: $118,663.81. Assets: $152,855.62.

Joshua Jay Shultz, 5417 Trier Road, Fort Wayne. Debt: $103,726. Assets: $123,435.

Justus P. and Julie A. Bennett, Columbia City. Debt: $125,788.83. Assets: $11,550.

Angelique Louise Soulier, 2219 Lima Valley Drive, Fort Wayne. Debt: $119,586.02. Assets: $116,300.

Cheryl Lynn Long, Angola. Chapter 13. Debt: $196,830. Assets: $221,160.

Dianna Renea Huffman, Poneto. Debt: $123,486.94. Assets: $118,048.