Gerrymandering, Las Vegas And More On This Week's Behind The Headlines

Oct 6, 2017

Credit Reddit
 

As the U.S. Supreme Court begins hearings for a political gerrymandering case, a Utah initiative to curb the practice receives big funding from private donors. After the mass shooting in Las Vegas, a Utah gun lobbyist explains how the bump stock device used in the attack allows a semi-automatic rifle to mimic automatic weapon fire. And a Utah woman successfully sues her attacker 20 years after the deadline to file a lawsuit for sexual assault cases.

 

 


 

At 9 a.m. Friday, Salt Lake Tribune reporters Jessica Miller, Luke Ramseth and Lee Davidson as well as Editorial Page Editor George Pyle, join KCPW’s Roger McDonough to talk about the week’s top stories.

 

Each Friday morning, stream “Behind the Headlines” online at kcpw.org or tune in to KCPW 88.3 FM or Utah Public Radio for the broadcast.