Ex-DOJ officials lambast former colleagues’ AT&T amicus brief

Kathryn Haake

12 March 2018

Ex-DOJ officials lambast former colleagues’ AT&T amicus brief

Former Department of Justice antitrust enforcers harshly criticised an amicus brief that other ex-DOJ officials have requested to file that asks Judge Richard Leon to allow AT&T and Time Warner to examine whether the White House influenced the DOJ’s decision to sue the companies in an attempt to block their proposed merger.