Apple Asks Judge To Recuse Herself From E-Books Motion

Law360, New York (March 6, 2014, 8:18 PM EST) -- Apple Inc. has asked the judge overseeing the e-books price-fixing litigation to recuse herself from handling a summary judgment request from consumers seeking hundreds of millions in damages from Apple, accusing her of prejudging the question of whether and how much the iPad maker owes.

The company pointed to U.S. District Judge Denise Cote's Jan. 16 order refusing Apple's bid to halt the work of an antitrust monitor the court had imposed in the case, arguing that because Judge Cote wrote that consumers had suffered hundreds...
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