Oracle says its internal messages were taken ‘out of context.’
Responding to a Feb. 22 Portland Tribune article, Oracle blasted the state Department of Justice for citing excerpts of the company’s internal documents in court, including an Oracle developer’s typo-ridden email suggesting that Oracle programmers were “raping” the state of Oregon.
Oracle says that statement and others were taken out of context, and any hint that the company was wasting the state’s money was unfair. What’s more, it says the Tribune article, “combines sensationalist tabloid journalism with questionable legal ethics to produce a cover story that gets just about everything wrong.”
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