Winklevii Promise To Appeal To Supreme Court

from the and-the-court-will-laugh dept

Well, that didn't take long at all. We noted that the tone deaf Winklevoss twins would probably appeal their latest legal "loss," which "only" entitles them to the $160 million or so from their original settlement with Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg. Even while I said I expected them to appeal since they'd already gone this far, there was still a little voice in the back of my head saying they couldn't possibly think that the Supreme Court could see a Constitutional issue to consider in their case. And yet... hours later, the Winklevii lawyer has announced plans to appeal to the Supreme Court. And I will announce plans to not laugh out loud when the Supreme Court turns them down.

Filed Under: appeal, ideas, supreme court, winklevoss
Companies: connectu, facebook


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    Chronno S. Trigger (profile), 17 May 2011 @ 4:54am

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    I would laugh my ass off if the Supreme Court canceled the settlement agreement just because they wasted the court's time. I don't know if it's possible, but in this case it should be. Looking at their Wikipedia article, they're like something from a really bad reality TV show.

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