[caption id="attachment_98638" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen said the individual book markups went as high as $5 and the total cost to consumers was more than $100 million since April 2010."][/caption]

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and 15 states sued Apple Inc. and major book publishers April 11, alleging a conspiracy to raise the price of electronic books they said cost consumers more than $100 million in the past two years by adding $2 to $5 to the price of each eBook.

Attorney General Eric Holder said executives at the highest...

Subscribe to Read More

Are You an Educator?

Get Free online access to all our news and resources