Friday, June 20, 2008

P&G vs Amway

Salt Lake Tribune [Utah]
20 June 2008

The devil you say? Not in my court, judge rules

By Pamela Mason
The Salt Lake Tribune

A federal judge today refused to order a new trial on a hellish lie about household-products giant Procter & Gamble that was spread by Amway distributors.

U.S. District Judge Ted Stewart also denied a motion to investigate claims that jurors improperly used outside information in finding that the distributors owed $19,250,000 to P&G for disseminating a false rumor that the company supported a Satanic church. [...]