Issue: July 30, 2015

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The cover story this week: The new wild west. Sacramento's sheriff

issues more concealed-carry gun permits than any major California

lawman. Alastair Bland investigates.

Elsewhere in the issue: Nick Miller analyzes Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom's

Blue Ribbon Commission on Marijuana Policy report, Cosmo Garvin pens his

last Bites column, Lovelle Harris finds out what skateboarders do for a

living, Daniel Barnes praises the auteur-driven action in the new

Mission: Impossible and more.