Viacom, Directors Question Which Redstone’s Pulling the Strings

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  • Legal wrangling continues over 92-year-old’s mental state
  • Viacom says actions attributed to Redstone ‘inconsistent’

Sumner Redstone was “attentive and as opinionated as ever” when the 92-year-old ousted Viacom Inc.’s top executive Philippe Dauman from his future role as overseer of a family trust, Redstone’s attorney said, terming Friday’s surprise move in the best interests of shareholders.

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