Adobe has offered a workaround to this issue by reimplementing components that Apple has removed from its APIs.
Adobe users have narrowed the InDesign crash problem down to the software running on OS X 10.7.4 on newer Apple hardware.
A full reinstall may be necessary.
Adobe Creative Suite 3 (Photoshop CS3, InDesign CS3, Adobe Illustrator CS3, etc.) ships
New updates for InDesign and InCopy that add CS3 compatibility.
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Adobe InDesign: Problems on Intel-based Macs
Adobe Illustrator and InDesign: Dimension measurement errors (#2): Potential fix
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