Apple sued by iPod user over hearing loss

John pureneasy at
Fri Feb 3 08:43:39 CST 2006


> > A disgruntled iPod owner has filed a lawsuit against
> > Apple, claiming the device causes hearing loss and
> > that the company does not properly warn users of this
> > danger. iPods are "inherently defective in design and
> > are not sufficiently adorned with adequate warnings
> > regarding the likelihood of hearing loss," according
> > to the complaint, which was filed yesterday on behalf
> > of John Kiel Patterson in U.S. District Court in San
> > Jose, California.

All I think of is RTFM.

Oh, and all those tv and newspaper stories about hearing loss from the
walkman days on!

Should be an easy one for apple to win.


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