AT&T CEO: We’re under no pressure from Trump’s DOJ to sell CNN
|11/09/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said the DOJ has never asked it to sell CNN in order to acquire Time Warner, but that he’s prepared to litigate if it does.
- The comments come a day after several media outlets reported that selling Turner Broadcasting, which owns CNN, or DirecTV would be a condition of approving the deal.
AT&T chief executive officer Randall Stephenson said on Thursday that his company is under no pressure from the US Department of Justice to divest Turner Broadcasting, the group of channels that includes CNN, if it wants to acquire Time Warner.
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