Retro Report on PBS

The Truth About the Lawsuit Over Hot McDonald’s Coffee

Episode 7 | 11m 18s

The long-running debate over frivolous lawsuits took shape years ago after McDonald’s coffee spilled into a woman’s lap and she was awarded millions in damages. Her complaint sounded frivolous. But the facts told another story.

Aired: 10/28/19

Expires: 10/06/26

Rating: TV-14

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