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Bubble Construction: Deadly balcony collapse in Berkeley; Plus: 3 1/2 Minutes

balconyA balcony in Berkeley causes an international incident when it kills six students, five of them foreign.  We talk to investigative journalist Jaxon Vanderbeken about what we know — and don’t know — about how it happened. Plus: a new documentary on Jordan Davis, the black teenager shot dead by a white driver angry about the volume of his music. We’ll have director Marc Silver in studio.

Guests:

  • Jaxon Vanderbeken, investigative journalist with the San Francisco Chronicle.
  • Marc Silver, 3-and-a-half-minutes-poster-marc-silver-sundancedirector of the new film, “3½ Minutes, Ten Bullets,” about the killing of Jordan Davis and the trial of Michael Dunn.

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