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oscast: Judge Kotelly Admits Error, Will Create New Ruling with Judge Jackson

Apr 01, 2003, 16:59 (11 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Jaggon for this link. ]

"U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly, who oversaw the settlement between Microsoft and the U.S. Department of Justice, issued a formal statement to the public and press earlier today, stating that the acceptance of the MS/DOJ settlement was a ruling made with extreme error.

"Kollar-Kotelly stated that her earlier ruling was a mistake and that it was quote 'issued after the defendant offered bribes to individuals residing within the Department of Justice in an effort to secure a settlement that would allow the company to maintain its illegal monopoly in software and operating systems...'"

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