Foxconn Faces Labor Violation Allegations Ahead of iPhone 5 Launch
Description:Apple supplier Foxconn faced a fresh wave of labor misuse allegations on eve of the unveiling of the long-awaited iPhone 5 on Wednesday. According to a recent article by the state-run newspaper China Daily, Chinese vocational schools are forcing students to work on the assembly line for the Taiwanese-based technology company.
Geoffrey Crothall, director of communications at the China Labor Bulletin, said he hoped iPhone 5 buyers would understand what went into the making of their new gadgets.(1:39)