Judge Lucy Koh, apparently keen to avoid a re-do of the trial, denied the Samsung request.
Jurors will now decide how much Samsung must pay Apple for infringing on several patents with its smartphones.
Samsung emails reveal that the major US carriers vetoed plans to pre-package a kill switch on every phone.
The two companies have been arguing in front of a jury for four days over the amount of money Samsung should pay to Apple for infringement of five of Apple's patents.
The Macalope tells Samsung we're not buying its "aw, shucks" shtick and puts the tough love on some pundits.
Phil Schiller tried to convince a jury that Samsung's infringement of Apple patents cost the company phone and tablet sales.
How much do you pay for iPhone and iPad features covered by patents? That's what expert witnesses discussed in the ongoing Apple-Samsung patent infringement hearing.
Who wants to hear a good story about Apple? Well, sorry, the Macalope only has dumb ones today.
An eight-member jury will determine how much Samsung should pay to Apple for infringement of five patents in 13 phones.
Is the stylus making a comeback? Is it? No, seriously.