Behind the Headlines: Cannabis, Zion Curtain, Daybreak

By Jennifer Napier-Pearce

The Salt Lake Tribune

Published: March 7, 2014 08:58AM
Updated: March 7, 2014 08:50AM

Friday, 9 a.m. • Lawmakers may put off a decision on providing health coverage for Utah’s poor. The House passes a bill that would allow cannabis-oil to be prescribed for those with epilepsy. A move to get rid of so-called “Zion Curtain” barriers in restaurants clears its first legislative hurdle. And the Tribune examines claims that Kennecott’s Daybreak housing development is the answer to air pollution problems. On Friday, Tribune reporters Kirsten Stewart and Tony Semerad, along with Government and Politics Editor Dan Harrie, join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to process the week’s top headlines. Tune in to KCPW 88.3/105.3 FM for the live broadcast. You can also listen to it live-streamed at Join the discussion by calling 801-355-TALK, by sending questions to #TribTalk on Twitter and Google+, or submitting comments in the comment section at The program will be rebroadcast on KCPW Sunday at 8 a.m.