Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Empire State News Corporation Inc.
Penalty: 
$200,000
Year: 
2003
Date: 
September 26, 2003
Offense Group: 
competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

A New York State periodical distributor pleaded guilty and was sentenced to pay a criminal fine of $200,000 for allocating markets for the wholesale distribution of magazines, other periodicals, and books in Western New York State and at the Pittsburgh International Airport.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
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