This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Supreme Court: Jeffrey Toobin) The likelihood that the Supreme Court will throw out DOMA with Kennedy seeming to support the four Democrat-appointed judges, the political position of the White House, what the court conservatives are saying about Supreme Court involvement discussed; Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts quoted.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The science of raising children in same-sex families raised at the Supreme Court outlined. Live discussion held with HLN's Dr. Drew Pinsky and Toobin about the children of gay versus heterosexual families issue. [PINSKY - comments on the studies indicating no difference for the children and kids' need for familial stability.] [TOOBIN - comments on what Kennedy said about the kids and parents.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Minnesota Vikings football player Chris Kluwe about the Supreme Court and gay marriage. [KLUWE - talks about the discrimination issue; explains why athletes avoid the issue, why he has taken a position on people not being treated fairly and the likely reaction if an athlete came out; comments on the NFL questioning prospects about their dating life.]
(Studio: Jake Tapper) The details about the life of Jared Loughner, who shot Representative Gabrielle Giffords and others in Tucson, Arizona, reviewed; details given from the sheriff's department documents about his guns, his mental health, what his parents and friends said about Jared's state of mind around the time of the shooting, what Giffords' aide Daniel Hernandez said about Gabby.
(Studio: Susan Hendricks) The plea offer from James Holmes, the Colorado theater shooter; the indictment of two teenagers for the shooting of a baby in Georgia and the rescue of man from a burning SUV reported.
(Los Angeles: Kyung Lah) The battle over the Dorner reward after the manhunt reviewed; scenes shown of his burned truck in Big Bear and the cabin shootout that eventually burned. [Los Angeles Mayor Antonio VILLARAIGOSA- talks about the reward of one million dollars for Dorner's capture.] [Dorner hostages Jim and Karen REYNOLDS- describe what Dorner did to them and calling 911.] [Camp ranger Rick HELTEBRAKE- recounts Dorner taking his truck.] [County coroner's office Capt. Kevin LACY- says Dorner took his own life.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Two claims for the reward noted. Live discussion held with CBS reporter John Miller and Los Angeles city councilman Dennis Zine about the reward issue. [ZINE, MILLER - offer views on whether the reward offered should be paid out.]
(Studio: Susan Hendricks) The bomb explosion in Athens, Greece, the swearing-in of Julie Pierson as the first female Secret Service director replacing Mark Sullivan; the announcement from actress Ashley Judd she will not run for the Senate against Senator Mitch McConnell and the close call for a bus driver in China after he hit a utility pole reported.