Trial Date Set For U.S. Challenge To AMR/US Airways Merger

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August 30, 2013 AT 7:22 AM
A federal judge set a tentative November 25 trial date in the U.S. government challenge to an American Airlines merger with U.S. Airways. The U.S. Justice Department had asked U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly for a March trial. The airlines had been pushing for November because holding a deal together for months puts a strain on the parties.