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New York’s attorney general said this morning that he is reviewing AT&T’s $39 billion acquisition of T-Mobile USA on anti-competitive grounds. Eric Schneiderman cited a potential “near duopoly” as he publicly announced that he will closely scrutinize the proposed deal. I expect the tie-up to be approved eventually, but Schneiderman’s statement underscores the hurdles AT&T faces in the coming months. Stay tuned.