DOJ appealing judge’s OK of AT&T-Time Warner merger

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SFGate—WASHINGTON — Stung by a federal judge’s dismissal of its objections to AT&T’s megamerger with Time Warner, the Justice Department is challenging the decision with a legal appeal. The Justice Department said in a one-sentence document Thursday it is appealing the ruling last month by U.S. District Judge Richard Leon, which blessed one of the biggest media deals ever following a landmark antitrust trial. Leon rejected the government’s argument that the phone...

Trump DOJ appealing judge’s OK of AT&T-Time Warner merger. Stung by a federal judge's dismissal of its objections to AT&T's megamerger with Time Warner, the Trump Justice Department is challenging the decision with a legal appeal. The Justice Department … Click to Continue