This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Carol Lin) The Israeli air strike against a suspected terrorist training camp in Syria; a shooting at an Atlanta church, and the final days of campaigning for Governor Gray Davis & candidate Arnold Schwarzenegger in the California recall election reported; scenes shown.
(Studio: Carol Lin) Israel’s air strike against a training camp for Palestinian militants in Syria as retaliation for yesterday’s suicide bombing at a Haifa restaurant reported.
(Jerusalem: Chris Burns) The gamble Israel is taking by striking Syria examined; footage shown from inside the terrorist camp that was targeted; details given of the view of the strike as an alternative to the Israeli government’s threat to send Palestinian Authority president Yasir Arafat into exile. [Voice of Israeli prime minister’s spokesman Dr. Raanan GISSIN- says we will not tolerate this axis of terror between Tehran, Damascus & Gaza.] [Political analyst Chemi SHALEV- says perhaps Israeli public opinion will be mollified.] [ARAFAT, Palestinian Prime Minister Ahmed QUREIA– condemn the Haifa attack.]
(Studio: Carol Lin) Arafat’s official naming of Qureia as Palestinian prime minister and Syria’s request to the U.N. to condemn the Israeli air strike noted
(White House: Kathleen Koch) The administration’s response to the attack featured; details given about criticism of Syria’s support of terrorist groups. [Senators Carl LEVIN, Arlen SPECTER – comment on Israel’s right of self-defense.] [Center for Strategic & International Studies Jon ALTERMAN- says it highlights the fact that there aren’t any good targets to attack.] [Senator Chuck HAGEL- says the US will have to ratchet down the violence.]
(Studio: Carol Lin) Street fighting among former soldiers in Iraq who are angry over withheld pay reported; scenes shown. Evidence of chemical & biological weapons programs in US chief weapons inspector David Kay’s report noted. [KAY – says we found a network of undeclared labs engaged in prohibited activity.]
(Studio: Carol Lin) Former ambassador Joe Wilson’s assertion that the White House leaked his wife’s identity as a CIA operative in retaliation for his criticism of President Bush’s claims about Iraq’s weapons mentioned. [WILSON – says it was rational to destroy the credibility of the messenger.]
(Studio: Carol Lin) Report introduced.
(No location given: Candy Crowley) California Governor Gray Davis’s campaigning in the final days before the recall election featured; scenes shown of Davis signing legislation. [DAVIS – comments on accusations of sexual misconduct against candidate Arnold Schwarzenegger; jokes about being recalled.]
(Studio: Carol Lin) Davis’s appearance on "Larry King Live" noted.
(Sacramento: Kelly Wallace) Schwarzenegger’s last-minute campaigning as he fends off new allegations that he sexually harassed women featured; scenes shown from Sacramento. [SCHWARZENEGGER – campaigns; questions the motives of the women who are accusing him.]
(Studio: Carol Lin) Report introduced.
(Las Vegas, Nevada: Miguel Marquez) The condition of entertainer Roy Horn, who was mauled by one of his tigers during his Las Vegas act, and the status of the Siegfried & Roy show reviewed; scenes shown of flowers outside the Mirage Hotel. [Siegfried & Roy manager Bernie YUMAN- says the show is closed.]
(Studio: Carol Lin) ESPN’s response to the resignation of Rush Limbaugh after his racially-charged comments about the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback noted. [ESPN analysts Tom JACKSON, Steve YOUNG- criticize Limbaugh’s remarks.]
(Studio: Carol Lin) The week’s upcoming stories previewed.
(Studio: Carol Lin) Live discussion held with Democratic strategist Doug Hattaway and Republican strategist Cheri Jacobus about the search at the White House for who might have leaked the identity of a CIA operative. [HATTAWAY, JACOBUS – offer views on whether a crime has been committed; comment on the political impact for President Bush; talk about Bush’s credibility & responsibility.]
(Studio: Carol Lin) Live discussion held with AP political reporter Beth Fouhy and Loyola Marymount University’s Fernando Guerra about the campaigns of Governor Gray Davis & candidate Arnold Schwarzenegger in the California recall election and the allegations of lewd behavior against Schwarzenegger. [FOUHY, GUERRA - comment on predictions of high voter turnout; talk about the groping allegations; comment on minority voters, especially Latinos; speculate on which constituency might determine the outcome.]
(Studio: Carol Lin) The opening of a new session at the Supreme Court noted.
(Supreme Court: Patty Davis) Challenges in the Supreme Court associated with basic rights of criminal defendants examined; details given about cases involving Miranda rights and limitations on police search & seizure. [ACLU Susan HERMAN- questions whether police can use evidence obtained from an interrogation in violation of Miranda.] [Supreme Court appellate attorney Tom GOLDSTEIN- comments on search & seizure cases.] [Appellate attorney Chris LANDAU- says the administration is trying to restore the balance between civil liberties & law enforcement.] The implications for terrorism detainees noted.
(Studio: Carol Lin) Live interview held with “Closed Chambers” author Edward Lazarus about the Supreme Court’s agenda for the new session. [LAZARUS – explains the criminal cases before the court, including scrutiny of the Miranda warnings; comments on the campaign finance reform case; talks about laws restricting public funding to religious schools.]
(Studio: Carol Lin) Live discussion held with defense attorney Pamela Hayes & former prosecutor Wendy Murphy about Thursday’s preliminary hearing in the Kobe Bryant sexual assault case. [HAYES, MURPHY – comment on the possibility that Bryant’s attorneys may ask to waive the preliminary hearing; talk about the influence of Bryant’s image; comment on the evidence against Bryant.]
(Studio: Carol Lin) Live interview held with Maria Shriver’s friend, Dr. Judy, about how she is handling the accusations of sexual misconduct against her husband, California recall candidate Arnold Schwarzenegger. [Dr. JUDY – comments on Arnold & Maria as a couple; talks about why Maria stands by Arnold; explains what other women should learn from this.]