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OC Journalists Roundtable: Corona Del Mar High School faces criticism after NFL-style ‘prom draft,’ stalled negotiations over Anaheim Angels lease extension, and more




ANAHEIM, CA - AUGUST 21:  General view of the exterior main entrance of Angel Stadium of Anaheim prior to the game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on August 21, 2011 in Anaheim, California.
ANAHEIM, CA - AUGUST 21: General view of the exterior main entrance of Angel Stadium of Anaheim prior to the game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on August 21, 2011 in Anaheim, California.
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Reporters covering the OC beat join Larry to discuss the latest news concerning Orange County residents including the backlash facing Corona Del Mar High School after a group of students rented a venue and held an NFL-style “prom draft” to select prom dates.  

We’ll take a look at the ongoing negotiations between the Angels owner Art Moreno and the city of Anaheim over the Angels Stadium lease extension.  The Anaheim City Council voted to approve plans to keep the Angels in Anaheim for the long-term nearly six months ago.

Larry and the reporters also discuss how the Kelly Thomas case may impact Laura’s Law, legislation to create a veterans cemetery in Orange county, and more.

Guests:

Ed Joyce, KPCC Orange County Reporter

Norberto Santana, Editor-in-Chief of the Voice of OC, a non-profit investigative news agency that covers Orange County government and politics

Teri Sforza, Columnist for the Orange County Register’s OC Watchdog blog