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Published: 07/20/2005

ACQUISITION OK'D - Shareholders for Britain's Allied Domecq PLC last month the proposed $13 billion takeover of the company by France's Pernod Ricard SA. Prior to the overwhelmingly positive vote by Allied Domecq's shareholders, Pernod Ricard's shareholders approved the issuance of additional company shares to aid the acquisition.