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Under Bankr. Code 523(c)(1), the creditor (you) must file a proof of claim, followed by filing an adversary proceeding and prove to the bankruptcy court that the debt was in fact found to be the result of a "willful and malicious" injury. If you do so, then the debt will be nondischargeable under Bankr. Code §523(a)(6). Otherwise, the debt will be discharged.
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