Blind Moviegoers Sue AMC For Failing To Maintain Audio Equipment
(February 18, 2016, 12:24 PM EST) -- SAN FRANCISCO — Five blind individuals and two organizations filed a class complaint in California federal court on Feb. 16 accusing AMC Entertainment Inc., AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. and American Multi-Cinema Inc. of failing to maintain audio description equipment for blind customers to use (Scott Blanks, et al. v. AMC Entertainment Inc., et al., No. 16-765, N.D. Calif.).
(Complaint available. Document #43-160219-029C.)
“Through its failure to provide and maintain functional audio description technology and services, AMC is excluding blind individuals from full and equal access to...