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Current Event July 29, 2014

Supreme Court Sees Corporations as People, Given Individual Rights

When corporations were first created, they were given one right and that was to the right to make a contract. But as the country industrialized, they received more rights under the Bill of Rights, like individual people. Listen to this radio story to learn how rights for corporations have changed over time and how the most recent Supreme Court ruling about Hobby Lobby gives corporations more rights than ever before.

US History II US History I

Story Length: 8:50

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AIR DATE: 07/28/2014

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