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Dept. Of Justice May Challenge GOOGLE Advertising

     
12:29 am on Sep 9, 2008 (gmt 0)

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The Justice Department has quietly hired one of the nation's best-known litigators, former Walt Disney Co. vice chairman Sanford Litvack, for a possible antitrust challenge to Google Inc.'s growing power in advertising.

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In Senate hearings in July, Microsoft's general counsel, Brad Smith, testified that "if search is the gateway to the Internet, and most people believe that it is, this deal will put Google in position to own that gateway and the information that flows through it."

priceless!
i wonder if he kept a straight face for the entire sentence...

 

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