No. 90-1536.

936 F.2d 897 (1991)

In the Matter of Martin SZEKELY and Donna Szekely, Debtors-Appellants.

United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.

Decided July 2, 1991.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Donald H. Geiger, Waukegan, Ill., Andrew J. Maxwell, Maxwell & Perlstein, Chicago, Ill., for debtors-appellants.

Before BAUER, Chief Judge, and POSNER and RIPPLE, Circuit Judges.

POSNER, Circuit Judge.

This bankruptcy appeal raises a surprisingly fundamental, and difficult, question (assuming we can get over a jurisdictional hurdle), on which we are unable to find any authority. The question is whether if a debtor continues to occupy his home after declaring bankruptcy, the trustee can charge rent to him, notwithstanding the homestead exemption. The debtors in this case — a married couple named...

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