Settlement Would Give Refunds to Kindle Users

Owners of's Kindle e-readers will receive refunds on past e-book purchases and see e-book prices drop if a judge approves legal settlements with publishers accused of fixing prices, according to the Internet retailer. Amazon told Kindle owners in emails that they could receive a refund of between 30 cents and $1.32 for e-books they bought between April 2010 and May 2012.