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A JetBlue Airways Airbus A320, left, passes a Spirit Airlines Airbus A320 as it taxis on the runway, July 7, 2022, at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. JetBlue and Spirit Airlines are ending their proposed $3.8 billion combination after a court ruling blocked their merger. Wilfredo Lee/AP hide caption

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A JetBlue plane is shown at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York on March 16, 2017. A federal judge has blocked JetBlue Airways from buying Spirit Airlines, saying the $3.8 billion deal would reduce competition. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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A JetBlue Airways Airbus A320 (left) passes a Spirit Airlines Airbus A320 as it taxis on the runway on July 7, 2022, at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The Biden administration wants to block JetBlue from buying Spirit, saying the deal would reduce competition and hurt travelers. Wilfredo Lee/AP hide caption

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DOJ sues to block JetBlue-Spirit merger, saying it will curb competition

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Consumer advocates want the DOJ to move against JetBlue-Spirit merger

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Prabhu Ramamoorthy assaulted a sleeping woman on an overnight flight from Las Vegas to Detroit on Jan. 3. The 35-year-old man was sentenced to nine years in prison on Friday. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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Prabhu Ramamoorthy, 35, was convicted on Thursday of sexually assaulting a sleeping passenger aboard a Spirit Airlines flight from Las Vegas to Detroit. He could face life in prison. Erik Witsoe/EyeEm/Getty Images hide caption

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