In response to the Nov. 1 Perspectives column by Charles Cooper, "":
You are absolutely correct except for one thing. Judge Richard Posner (mediator for the Microsoft antitrust case) actually had a better settlement offer from Microsoft three years ago but state attorneys general scuttled it.
It is also worth noting that the New Mexico attorney general understood the politics of the matter better than the rest--and got out long ago!
Winton Woods, director
Courtroom of the Future Project
University of Arizona
James E. Rogers School of Law