Microsoft Violated Sherman Antitrust Act
Monday April 3rd, 2000
In his ruling today, Judge Thomas Penfield Jackson found Microsoft in violation of the Sherman Antritrust Act, stating that "The Court concludes that Microsoft maintained its monopoly power by anticompetitive means and attempted to monopolize the Web browser market".
Microsoft's problem was that they had lost all credibility with the judge, and thus he had no option but to side with the facts presented by the government.
Click here to read an excerpt at ABCNews.com.
Here's a link to the ruling. Click "Full Article" below for some of our own excerpts. More to come, as we go over the ruling in more detail.
#45 Have to agree
Tuesday April 4th, 2000 11:15 AM
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Although many mozilla supporters are no doubt among those cheering this ruling, I'm really not sure that MozZine is the place for it... after all, it's not exactly "Mozilla news or advocacy"...
The release of 6.0b1 tomorrow... now *that* will be news :)