[Reuters] Apple subjects Foxconn, partners to labor scrutiny

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[Reuters] Apple subjects Foxconn, partners to labor scrutiny - 02/13/12 06:25 PM

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc said on Monday that a U.S. non-profit labor group has begun an "unprecedented" inspection of working conditions at its main contract manufacturers, including Foxconn's plants in southern China, as the maker of the IPhone continues to grapple with persistent image problems there.