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San Diego Explained: All Eyes on the Board of Supervisors Races

On this week’s San Diego Explained, Voice of San Diego’s Lisa Halverstadt and NBC 7’s Monica Dean explain why this year’s Board of Supervisors races are getting more people’s attention.

San Diego Explained: What SDPD Does With Its License Plate Data

On this week’s San Diego Explained, Voice of San Diego’s Andrew Keatts and NBC 7’s Monica Dean unravel the controversies behind the information gathered by license plates readers and how it can affect San Diegans.

Central American Asylum-Seekers Face Long Odds

The people in the migrant caravan who made it to Tijuana on Wednesday are now beginning the long, drawn-out process of seeking asylum — a process that is not favorable to immigrants from Central America who flee domestic and gang violence. Around 80 percent of asylum claims from Central American immigrants were denied in 2016.

San Diego Explained: San Diego Unified's Rising Legal Bills

On this week’s San Diego Explained, Voice of San Diego’s Ashly McGlone and NBC 7’s Monica Dean, look at why San Diego Unified’s legal costs have been on the rise.