Samsung okayed Apple attack ads 2 days after Steve Jobs died

Remember those snarky TV spots mocking Apple customers waiting in line for an iPhone?

FORTUNE — Here’s an interesting sequence of events, buried between the lines of a Samsung e-mail trail that Apple (AAPL) entered into evidence as part of its big patent infringement suit, now in its third week.

– Oct. 4, 2011: From Samsung’s VP of U.S. sales Mike Pennington to Samsung America CEO Dale Sohn and chief marketing officer Todd Pendleton.

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