Sprint Can't See DOJ Docs In AT&T, T-Mobile Merger Suit

Law360, Washington (October 24, 2011, 7:15 PM EDT) -- A Washington federal judge on Monday shot down Sprint Nextel Corp. and C Spire Wireless Inc.'s attempt to get their hands on documents the U.S. Department of Justice is using in its case against AT&T Inc.'s proposed $39 billion purchase of T-Mobile USA Inc.

Sprint and C Spire, formerly known as Cellular South Inc., have filed their own suits seeking to stop the merger, parallel to one filed by the U.S. Department of Justice.

U.S. District Judge Ellen Huvelle denied Sprint and C Spire's bid to see copies of...
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