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Barnes Foundation Allowed to Move Art Collection

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Barnes Foundation Allowed to Move Art Collection

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Barnes Foundation Allowed to Move Art Collection

Barnes Foundation Allowed to Move Art Collection

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A Pennsylvania judge rules that the Barnes Foundation may move its multibillion-dollar art collection from suburban Merion to downtown Philadelphia. The ruling allows the financially troubled foundation to amend the trust of its founder, the late Dr. Albert Barnes. Joel Rose of member station WHYY reports.