How’s a bankruptcy judge like a symphony conductor?

In the latest edition of San Diego Explained, we explain how municipal bankruptcy works and why the issue’s so complex. It’s done in partnership with NBC 7/39.

And don’t miss our explainer that explores whether pensions are fair game in bankruptcy.

Interviewed in this video are Marvin Hamlisch, principal pops conductor for the San Diego Symphony, and Jan Goldsmith, city attorney for the city of San Diego.

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Dagny Salas was web editor at Voice of San Diego from 2010 to 2013. She was an investigative fellow at VOSD from 2009 to 2010.

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