Georgia Judge Dismisses Suit Against Snapchat for Causing Crash

On January 20th, 2017, Spaulding County judge, Josh Thacker, dismissed a lawsuit alleging that Snapchat was responsible for a vehicle accident that left a driver injured. Naveen Ramachandrappa, the lawyer of Wentworth Maynard who was injured in the crash, informed NBC News that he is not in agreeance with this order and is considering an appeal. He does not believe that the Communications Decency Act provides Snapchat with complete immunity for its negligent actions. The accident took place on September 10th, 2015 when 19-year-old Christal McGee was playing with a Snapchat filter that was designed to track how fast she...