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WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court is siding with smartphone maker Samsung in its high-profile patent dispute with Apple over design of the iPhone.

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The justices on Tuesday threw out a $399 million judgment against Samsung for copying parts of the iPhone’s patented design.

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The court said Samsung may not be required to pay all the profits it earned from 11 phone models because the features at issue are only a tiny part of the devices.

The case now returns to a lower court for further proceeding in the case.

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