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Microsoft Antitrust Case #639366

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 28, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Studio: Betsy Stark) The appeals court's "split decision" in the Microsoft antitrust case examined; details given of the two-part ruling that criticizes how the original case was tried by Judge Thomas Penfield Jackson. [Microsoft chairman Bill GATES - backs the decision.] [Connecticut attorney general Dick BLUMENTHAL - says the appellate court confirmed our case that Microsoft acted anti-competitively.] [Attorney General John ASHCROFT - outlines the ruling.] ["World War 3.0" author "New Yorker" magazine Ken AULETTA - says the court sustained Jackson's basic judgment.] The possible legal challenges to Microsoft's new XP operating system due out this fall noted.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The potential for new lawsuits in the Microsoft case noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Stark, Betsy

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