This program is about 1 hour long
(Washington: Joe Johns) The indictment of former Representative Dennis Hastert on federal charges about hiding hush money payments & making false statements examined; details given about his role as a lobbyist. [Legal analyst Paul CALLAN@- talks about the money.] The lack of information on who Hastert was paying off discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; by phone: Jeffrey Toobin) The insinuations in the indictment against Hastert for unspecified misconduct discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with former FBI/CIA counterterrorism official Philip Mudd & & "Draw Mohammed" organizer Jon Ritzheimer about planned events in Phoenix. [From Phoenix, RITZHEIMER - says the aim is to expose Islam; defends his military service in Iraq: that true Islam is terrorism; comments on their "threats" & exposing Islam.] [MUDD - offers perspective on the ISIS narrative.]
(Los Angeles: Kyung Lah) The confrontation incident at a school dropoff site reviewed; police body camera video shown of the woman, Michelle Cooks, screaming at the police officer. [COOKS - cries about how she was treated.] [Attorney Caree HARPER@- says this is how it is everyday for some of us.] A statement from the city of Barstow about Cooks resisting arrest discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with civil rights attorney Areva Martin & retired NYPD detective Harry Houck about this incident in Barstow; video shown. [MARTIN - expresses outrage over the African American woman's treatment.] [HOUCK - says you cannot resist arrest.] &:34:40Upcoming Items
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(Amsterdam: Martin Savidge) The new evidence on the 10th anniversary of the disappearance of Natalee Holloway in Aruba featured; scenes shown from Amsterdam. [In CNN interview, witness Jurrien de JONG@- recounts hearing a young couple at a construction site where he carried a woman & hid her in the building's foundation; explains why he did not come forward; states nothing happened after he gave a statement to the police.] [Father Dave HOLLOWAY - comments on a phone call.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Aruba: Martin Savidge) How the Aruban police have not investigated the site mentioned by the witness discussed.
(Washington: Pamela Brown) The role of a key witness, an assistant to Savvas Savapooulos, who delivered money in cash to the house where they were held hostage examined; details given of his changing story about events & the arrest of Daron Wint. [CNN legal analysts Paul CALLAN@, Danny CEVALLOS@- comment on this man's role.]
(Studio: Randi Kaye) The background to the government debacle over the handling of live anthrax sent to 9 states & South Korea; the security makeover for the White House fence & a slow police chase in Ft. Worth, Texas, reported.