AirTalk for August 23, 2013

Senator Mark Leno at Day of Decision Prop 8 protest

Sacramento eyes lower drug sentences for cocaine, heroin

Twenty states have legalized the use of medical marijuana and there seems to be a general move of leniency toward recreational drug use and simple possession of hard drugs in the country.
First Court Hearing Held For Alleged CO Movie Theater Shooter
The James Holmes trial is not scheduled to begin until February, but the prosecution has already asked the judge to bar witness testimony concerning death penalty procedures if Holmes is convicted. Does the jury have the right to know about the intricacies of their options when it comes to the death penalty?
What do you think of the new design?
The iconic Petersen Automotive Museum is about to get a very expensive present for its 20th birthday: a total renovation.
Premiere Of Screen Gems & Constantin Films' "The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones" - Red Carpet
Larry is joined by KPCC film critics Henry Sheehan and Alynda Wheat to review this week’s releases, including The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, The Grandmaster, You're Next and more. TGI-Filmweek!

Val Kilmer stars as Mark Twain in a one-man show

Val Kilmer has spent the last three years of his life thinking about Mark Twain. The result is a one-man play written by and starring Kilmer as the famous writer. The play, “Citizen Twain,” began its run at the Pasadena Playhouse on Wednesday and will continue through next week.
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