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Corporate Free Speech Issue at Heart of Nike Case

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Corporate Free Speech Issue at Heart of Nike Case

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Corporate Free Speech Issue at Heart of Nike Case

Corporate Free Speech Issue at Heart of Nike Case

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The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in a first-amendment case against Nike, the world's largest manufacturer of athletic equipment and apparel. At issue is whether Nike can be sued over a PR campaign to offset allegations that Nike's overseas workers were subjected to sweatshop conditions. Hear NPR's Nina Totenberg.