9th Circ. Urged To Unseal St. Luke's Merger Trial Docs
By Alex Lawson
Law360, New York (November 14, 2013, 12:18 PM EST) -- The Associated Press and various Idaho news outlets took to the Ninth Circuit on Tuesday their fight for more transparency in an antitrust trial over St. Luke's Health System Ltd.'s acquisition of an independent physician practice, asking the court to order the release of sealed court transcripts and exhibits.
The AP, Idaho Statesman Publishing LLC, Idaho Press Club Inc., the Idaho-Press Tribune and the Times-News alleged that the U.S. District Judge B. Lynn Winmill did not properly require the parties in the trial to provide a...