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State attorneys general examine AT&T, DirecTV deal - report

Friday 12 September 2014 | 15:39 CET | News
State attorneys general working to decide if Comcast's deal to buy Time Warner Cable is legal have expanded their investigation to include AT&T's plans to purchase DirecTV, according to sources close to the merger probe, reported Reuters. 

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Companies: Comcast / DirecTV / Time Warner Cable
Countries: United States
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