This program is about 1 hour long
(Pretoria, South Africa: Robyn Curnow) The third day of bail hearings in the legal case against South African paralympian runner Oscar Pistorius, who is charged with murdering his girlfriend/model Reeva Steenkamp, featured; scenes shown from the courtroom where Pistorius was "frozen"; details given about the removal of lead investigator Hilton Botha from the case, the plausibility of the defense case and the key issues raised by the prosecution. [South African police commissioner Riah PHIYEGA- talks about the Botha shooting incident that is being investigated.] [Reeva's friend Gina MYERS- talks about Reeva.] What happened inside the courtroom today with Pistorius being immobile and what may happen in court tomorrow with the bail hearing discussed.
(Studio: Jake Tapper) Live in-studio discussion held with criminal defense attorney Mark Geragos and CNN's Jeffrey Toobin about the case. [TOOBIN - points out this will be a judge trial, not a jury trial, so the Botha matter will not matter; states the flaws in Pistorius' story.] [GERAGOS - explains South Africa's legal system and how Pistorius has a pretty good defense so far.]
(Studio: Susan Hendricks) A six-vehicle crash in Las Vegas after a shooting; a car bombing in Damascus, Syria; Walmart's surge of gun sales; the International Spy Museum exhibit of villains in 50 years of James Bond films reported; scenes shown of the crash.
(Washington: Dana Bash) How members of Congress are exempt from spending cuts examined. [Via interviews, two LAWMAKERS, Representatives Mark MAEDOWS, Ben LUJAN, Billy LONG, Michele BACHMANN, Nancy PELOSI - comment on the cuts.] Pelosi's view on cuts and the status of negotiations to prevent March 1 cuts discussed.
(No location given: Drew Griffin) How hospitals, including non-profits, are pulling in so much money from billing examined; details given about the high CEO pay packages. [Medical Billing Advocates Pat PALMER- comments on the specifics of hospital billing.] ["Time" magazine reporter Steven BRILL - says you cannot understand a hospital bill.] [Oakwood Health Care System Dr. Malcolm HENOCH- talks about the billing process with the cost of drawing blood cited as an example.] The overall cost of hospital care in the US discussed.
(Los Angeles: Kyung Lah) The discovering of a murder victim's body in a hotel rooftop water tank in Los Angeles examined; scenes from the hotel and photo of Canadian tourist Alissa Lange. [Cecil Hotel resident Alvin TAYLOR, The Last Bookstore Katie ORPHAN- comment on the girl's case.]