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EarthLink Wins $11 Million In Spamming Suit Against Nevada Company

Posted September 14, 2006 7:03 a.m. EDT

— A federal judge in Atlanta has awarded


an $11 million victory in its lawsuit against a Nevada company.

EarthLink had sued KSTM LLC for sending millions of emails related to mortgage advertisements that EarthLink said violated federal anti-spam laws.

"This judgment should be fair warning that if you spam, we will sue," said Larry Slovensky, assistant general counsel for EarthLink, in a statement