Martha Stewart Trial Begins

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Jury selection begins in New York in the trial of domestic doyenne Martha Stewart. The charges against Stewart stem from her December 2001 sale of stock in biotech company Imclone — allegedly on the basis of inside information. Stewart is accused of obstructing the government's investigation into that trade. NPR's Snigdha Prakash reports.



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