U.S. District Judge
Barlow also made large payments shortly before filing bankruptcy to favored creditors, including a payment of
The bankruptcy trustee discovered Barlow's lies only after making a special request for bank records, which showed that Barlow had made the large withdrawals.
U.S. Attorney Vaudreuil praised the work of the bankruptcy trustee who discovered Barlow's fraud. He also reiterated his office's commitment to prosecute those debtors who abuse the bankruptcy process by choosing to hide their assets.
The charges against Barlow were the result of an investigation conducted by the U.S. Trustee's Office and the
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