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Webcast: The plastic ban; Hacker sentenced

A reporters roundtable on the week's top headlines

Weekly journalists break down Palo Alto's newly adopted ban on plastic straws and produce bags and recap this week's sentencing of Ross Colby, who in 2015 hacked into and temporarily took down Palo Alto Online and four other Embarcadero Media websites. Watch the webcast here or listen to the podcast version of the episode here.

Timestamps for video

• The plastic ban (0:25)

• Hacker sentenced (12:44)

Timestamps for podcast

• The plastic ban (0:43)

• Hacker sentenced (13:00)

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Check out previous weeks' episodes in the "Behind the Headlines" archive.

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