Sprint Escapes Class-Action Lawsuit
Judge Robert Bryan of the U.S. district court of Tacoma, Wash., ruled this week that Sprint will not face a nationwide class-action lawsuit. The suit, brought about by a California based consumer-advocacy group, alleged that Sprint overcharged some customers for certain wireless taxes and then refused to issue refunds once the mistake was pointed out. It also noted that Sprint charged additional fees to for text messages that were sent to laptop dongles. The judge said the plaintiffs were not able to make a strong case to elevate the lawsuit to class-action status.
People are bums
If Sprint "overcharged" taxes, either:
A. The charged more than they said they would, or
B. They lied about the tax rate.
Maybe Sprint is different, but most carriers don't put tax r...
SMS messages can be sent to laptop dongles?