Just over six months after filing for bankruptcy, Darryl Kavanagh was granted a discharge by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of New York in Buffalo near his home in Orchard Park, upstate New York. Photograph: Nicolas Nadjar

A New York State court has discharged $23 million (€17m) of debts due by a Waterford property developer and publican owner allowing him to walk fre(...)

Darryl Kavanagh lists debts of $9.5 million due to Bank of Scotland (Ireland) and $8 million to the State loans agency, the National Asset Management Agency, through debt acquired from Bank of Ireland.

A Waterford property developer, publican and nightclub owner has filed for bankruptcy in the United States with debts of $23.4 million (€17 million).D(...)