Rocky Mountain News
Tuesday, October 3, 2006
Qwest accused of secret deals in
Qwest Communications is being accused of making secret deals that
prevented some phone companies from having fair access to lease its
phone lines in Nebraska.
AT&T Communications of the Midwest Inc. and TCG Omaha Inc. filed the
action against Qwest in U.S. District Court in Nebraska.
Qwest spokeswoman Kara Rovere said she would not comment on pending
The Denver telco previously agreed to pay a $7.5 million penalty to
settle similar claims in Colorado and has been penalized tens of
millions of dollars in other states.