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Supreme Court delivers blow to workers' rights

Clip: 05/21/2018 | 6m 12s

In its latest major ruling affecting corporate America, the Supreme Court split 5-4 in upholding the practice of arbitration, a blow for workers' ability to take collective legal action against their employers. Marcia Coyle of The National Law Journal joins William Brangham to discuss what it means for the balance of power in the workplace.

Aired: 05/21/18

Rating: NR

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