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Full Show: New Hemp Law, The Food Scene In Katy, And Broadway’s Aladdin (July 3, 2019)

On Wednesday’s show: How a new hemp law is complicating marijuana cases, our weekly political roundup, the food scene in Katy, and the Broadway production of Aladdin.


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On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: A new Texas law regarding hemp is having some unintended consequences for how marijuana cases are handled.

Also this hour: From President Trump’s plans for a parade and rally along the Washington Mall on the Fourth of July, to new developments in the races for Houston mayor and City Council, our local experts discuss the latest political news.

Then, local food writers discuss the food scene in Katy in the latest installment of our monthly food segment The Full Menu.

And we talk with two cast members from the touring production of Aladdin on stage now at the Hobby Center.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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