California Woman Files Class Action Against McDonald’s Over Happy Meals

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Earlier this month we predicted that in 2011 there will be increasing backlash against fast food, particularly when marketing it toward children. By way of example, we cited the recently enacted San Francisco ban of McDonald’s Happy Meals.

Now, in keeping with this trend, a Sacramento women, Monet Parham, has filed a class action lawsuit in California claiming that McDonald’s uses Happy Meals to entice children to eat unhealthy food.

According to an ABC.com article, a representative for the Center for Science in the Public Interest, the organization that filed the lawsuit on behalf of Parham, explained the basis of the lawsuit as follows...

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