This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with Mississippi attorney general Jim Hood about the pardoned men. [HOOD - comments on the legal process in dealing with these "free men," on crimes of passion versus cold-blooded murder; criticizes Barbour's administration for releasing those with influence.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper, Jeffrey Toobin) The legal issues in the Mississippi pardons system discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with murder victim Tammy Gatlin's sister and mother about the pardons. [BREWER, ELLIS - deny any contacts with the governor as he claimed; believe the governor broke the provisions of the law; suggests Barbour did not look at her daughter's murder case.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer and Democratic strategist Cornell Belcher about the Florida primary. [FLEISCHER - says Florida looks great for Mitt Romney, who will get a good-sized win; assesses the future of the Republican contest.] [BELCHER - comments on Gingrich'S strategy, Romney and the evangelical vote.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Tomorrow's coverage of the Florida primary previewed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; studio: Chad Myers) What happened in the Florida disaster when the smoke from a fire drifted in an inversion pattern over the road reviewed and discussed; scenes shown of the accident site.
(Studio: Isha Sesay) The latest deaths in Syria; the reopening of the Oakland, California, city hall after an occupy protest and a Washington, DC, ban on camping in the occupied park and puppy thieves shown stealing a dog reported; pet store video shown.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier discussion held with Dr. Drew Pinsky and Brockovitch about the mystery illness case. [PINSKY - says his concern it was being dismissed as an emotional "conversion reaction" because it seemed biological; outlines what should be being investigated.] [BROCKOVITCH - says the school is near a contamination area and built on a swamp over gas extraction wells.]
(Studio: Isha Sesay) The conviction of three members of a Canadian Afghan family for the honor killings of three sisters and a relative; the cost of the Italian cruise ship disaster; a Super Bowl commercial reported; scenes shown of the Honda ad based on the Ferris Bueller character.