August 15, 2011 10:17 PM | By Eric Mack, PCWorld.com
Ten most ridiculous lawsuits of the 21st century

Rosenberg vs. Harwood



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After being struck in 2009 by a car while walking in the dark on a busy highway in Park City, Utah, Lauren Rosenberg filed suit against the driver who hit her (Harwood) and against Google. Rosenberg blamed the walking directions given to her by Google Maps for landing her in the middle of dangerous traffic. Google carries a warning about the imperfect reliability of its directions. This summer, a judge threw the case out of court.

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