SUMMARY OF ANTITRUST ENFORCEMENT
FOR PUBLIC RELEASE
FOR MONDAY, MAY 3, 1993 THROUGH FRIDAY, MAY 7, 1993
||U.S. v. Steven Cowden
Criminal No.: CR-93-237D (W.D. Wash.)
U.S. v. Cowden Gravel
& Ready-Mix. Inc.
Criminal No.: CR-93-238D (W.D. Wash.)
Two one-count informations
were filed in U.S. District Court in Seattle, Washington, charging
Cowden Gravel & Ready-Mix, Inc. and its vice president, Steven
Cowden, both of Bellingham, Washington, with bid rigging, in violation
of Section 1 of the Sherman Act, on a contract to supply ready-mix
concrete for construction of a secondary waste water treatment
facility at Bellingham, Washington.
Copies of legal filings are
available from the Legal Procedure Unit, Antitrust Division, Room 3233,
Telephone No.: 514-2481.