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Brain - Apple loses bid to stop class action lawsuit over MacBook keyboards
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Apple will have to face a class action lawsuit over faulty MacBook keyboards

Federal Judge Edward Davila has tossed out Apple's attempt to dismiss a suit accusing the company of not only hiding the fragility of MacBook butterfly keyboards, but of failing to provide an "effective fix" or full compensation for customers who paid for repairs

Apple violated multiple states' consumer protection laws

The lawsuit covers many Apple laptops with butterfly keyboards

It instituted repair programs for that keyboard design and even added the latest 13-inch MacBook Pro to the program the moment it became available