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Graffiti artists seek to save NY factory

Street artists take legal action to try to stop old complex they use as their canvas from being knocked down.

Last Modified: 11 Oct 2013 10:20
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Graffiti artists in New York City are taking legal action to try and stop an old factory from being knocked down.

Street artists from around the globe have used the factory complex as their canvas.

Al Jazeera's Kristen Saloomey reports from New York.

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