in focus as blind woman sues over website accessibility

Code of web page displayed on a computer monitor

Beyonce is being sued by a blind woman who claims the iconic singer’s website is not easily accessible to those with disabilities, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

A civil action suit was filed on behalf of Mary Connor in a Brooklyn, N.Y., court on Jan. 3 against Beyonce’s management company, Parkwood Entertainment. The suit alleges that violates the Americans with Disabilities Act because it is not equipped with technology that allows visually impaired individuals to use it independently.

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