UPDATE: Creditors Meet in John L. Smith Bankruptcy Case by George Waldon and Chris Bahn Posted 10/12/2012 02:46 pm Updated 5 years ago A Friday meeting of creditors in the bankruptcy of John L. Smith produced lighthearted moments but also underscored the stress and damaged relationships from real estate deals gone bad. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.