Delta, Blackstone Group Try To Quash Subpoenas

Law360, New York (February 13, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- Delta Air Lines Inc. and the Blackstone Group have joined Northwest Airlines Corp. in opposing subpoenas issued by the ad hoc committee of equity security holders concerning information about Northwest’s financial status and merger prospects.

In court documents filed Monday in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, Delta and Blackstone argued that the information sought cannot be properly obtained through a third-party subpoena.

“The subpoenas cannot possibly procure relevant evidence or testimony,” the motion said. They also argued that the subpoenas...
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