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Apple, Google, Tesla, Microsoft & Dell accused of exploiting child labour; lawsuit filed in Washington DC

R Sinduja

News Editor

Apple, Google, Tesla, Microsoft & Dell accused of exploiting child labour in the Democratic Republic of Congo by African families who claim their children died or severely injured while mining cobalt. A lawsuit has been filed in Washington DC that alleges that the tech giants know that child workers are used in the dangerous mines where the cobalt that goes in their products is used. All the children were aged between 13 & 17.