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Death Penalty Decisions How do California district attorneys decide when to impose the death penalty? Today on Insight, we'll talk with the authors of a new study that found no uniform policy for seeking the death penalty or oversight from the state. Why is that and why is it important?

Sac's Economy What's the current state of our area's economy? Has the housing market bottomed out and when should we expect to see recovery in the Sacramento region? Capital Public Radio News' Ben Adler talks with Sac State economics professor Sanjay Varshney about these issues and more.

Deanne Stillman The author of a new book about the American mustang is coming to Sacramento this weekend for a fund-raiser for the American Mustang Foundation. Best-selling author Deanne Stillman tells you about "Mustang: The Saga of the Wild Horse in the American West."

Deanne Stillman is the special guest at Mustangs & Merlot at 4 p.m. Sunday, July 12th at the Venezio Winery, 5821 State Highway 49, El Dorado County.

Sound Advice Jeffrey Callison takes us through the musical collection of one of his favorite artists. You'll hear new music - and classics from the past - from Elvis Costello.

Thursday, July 9, 2009