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Court Says SEC Conflict Mineral Rule Violates Speech Rights


(Bloomberg) A U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission rule requiring companies like Boeing Inc. and Apple Inc. to disclose whether any “conflict minerals” are used in their products violates their free-speech rights, an appeals court in Washington said.

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