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J.K. Rowling is suing New York's Daily News for publishing extracts from the new Harry Potter book, which is strictly embargoed until Saturday. Find out why publishers use embargoes and how often they get broken.

Guest:

Joe Neel
*NPR Science Editor

Jen Bluestein
*Wrote article on Slate.com entitled, "Stop That Book: Why Do Publishers Embargo?"

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