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Online retail giant Amazon can be subject to strict products liability for allegedly defective products that it sells through its virtual marketplace, a California appeals court has ruled.

The decision, which reversed a San Diego trial court’s ruling, marked the first time an appeals court has subjected Amazon to strict liability for the products it sells but does not make.

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Max Mitchell

Max Mitchell is ALM's Pennsylvania Bureau Chief overseeing The Legal Intelligencer, Delaware Law Weekly and Delaware Business Court Insider. Follow him on Twitter @MMitchellTLI. His email is [email protected]

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