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Senate probes Microsoft [CNN]
> By SCOTT SONNER
> Associated Press Writer
> WASHINGTON (AP) -- Microsoft, already in trouble with the
> JusticeDepartment for alleged antitrust violations, also is the target
> ofa Senate Judiciary Committee investigation, a Senate aide saidtoday.
> "They are definitely investigating Microsoft," said TonyWilliams,
> chief of staff to Sen. Slade Gorton, R-Wash. "They aremeeting with
> Microsoft. They are talking with them about antitrustmatters."
> Microsoft had no immediate comment today but Williams said
> thecommittee has asked Microsoft to voluntary turn over
> documentsregarding its business practices.
> The committee for some time has been reviewing the activities
> ofMicrosoft and other companies in regard to how antitrust laws
> applyto the Internet.
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