• A federal judge ruled that $6 billion in student-debt relief for 200,000 borrowers can move forward.
  • It’s a result of a settlement — Sweet v. Cardona — first filed under then-President Trump in 2019.
  • The judge rejected a request to pause the relief from a few of the schools targeted in the settlement.

ORIGINAL NOTE: https://www.businessinsider.com/student-loan-forgiveness-moving-forward-borrower-defense-settlement-sweet-cardona-2023-2