AC360 Monday 8p

There are growing questions about the ferry crew's actions. The latest on the South Korean ferry disaster live on AC360.
March 11th, 2014
10:23 PM ET

Is the autopsy the key evidence in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial?

The pathologist who conducted Reeva Steenkamp's autopsy testified for the second straight day. The doctor's findings seem to contradict Oscar Pistorius' account of the night of the shooting. While the defense may have scored some points during tough cross-examination of a Pistorius friend who testified about the Olympian's gun use. Robyn Curnow has the latest on the case.

Anderson broke down the latest evidence with forensic scientist Lawrence Kobilinsky and Senior Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin.

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Filed under: Jeffrey Toobin • Oscar Pistorius • Robyn Curnow
February 18th, 2014
12:03 AM ET

Race and Justice in America: The Michael Dunn trial

CNN's Don Lemon was in the anchor chair when news of the Dunn verdict broke. He says he was initially "pissed off." He explains why his feelings have now turned to sadness.
Former federal prosecutor Jeffrey Toobin says there is no way Jordan Davis would have been killed "if he were white."
Mark O'Mara is George Zimmerman's former defense attorney. He weighs in on the self defense strategy in the Michael Dunn trial.
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Filed under: Don Lemon • George Zimmerman • Jeffrey Toobin • Jordan Davis • Mark O'Mara • Michael Dunn
February 4th, 2014
12:06 AM ET

Gov. Chris Christie faces tough questions on the bridge scandal

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie just faced a string of tough questions on the bridge scandal. It is the first time he answered the public's questions since a news conference nearly a month ago, and once again he denied any knowledge of the traffic debacle. Anderson discussed all of this with Chief Congressional Correspondent Dana Bash, Chief Political Analyst Gloria Borger and Senior Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin.

 

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Filed under: Chris Christie • Dana Bash • Gloria Borger • Jeffrey Toobin
January 31st, 2014
10:00 PM ET

Amanda Knox vows to fight her second conviction

Yesterday's verdict must seem like deja-vu for Amanda Knox. She was first found guilty of murdering Meredith Kercher back in 2009. Back then, she was sentenced to 25 years in prison, this time she was sentenced to more than 28. But the big question now is whether she will have to serve that sentence. Anderson takes a look at the twists and turns in this case.

Anderson discusses whether Knox could really face extradition with The Daily Beast's Rome Bureau Chief Barbie Latza Nadeau, Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin, and Investigative Correspondent Drew Griffin.

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Filed under: Amanda Knox • Drew Griffin • Jeffrey Toobin
January 31st, 2014
09:56 PM ET

Kate Zernike: "Wildstein is calling Christie on a lie"

He was once Chris Christie's appointee's to the Port Authority, now David Wildstein could be the Governor's biggest problem as the bridge scandal unfolds. Anderson discussed Wildstein's bombshell letter with the New York Times Reporter who broke today's big Christie news along with The Bergen Record's Shawn Boburg, Senior Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin and Chief Congressional Correspondent Dana Bash.

Anderson dug deeper as Senior Political Analyst David Gergen joined the conversion.
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Filed under: Dana Bash • David Gergen • Jeffrey Toobin
January 24th, 2014
09:52 PM ET

Former Virginia Governor and First Lady arraigned after accepting extravagant gifts

He was once one of the Republican party's rising stars.There was even talk of Bob McDonnell running for the White House. But today, the former Virginia Governor and his wife are charged with taking gifts from a local businessman in exchange for using the governor's position to help his company. According to the indictment, they accepted:
–A silver Rolex, engraved with "71st Governor of Virginia."
–Two sets of golf clubs.
–Two iPhones
–Two gold Oscar de la Renta dresses.
–Two Armani dresses and matching jacket.
– Louis Vuitton shoes, wallet and purse.
– Also, a 50-thousand dollar loan and a 15-thousand dollar wedding gift for the McDonnell's daughter.
The big question is whether their actions add up to corruption. Joe Johns has the latest.

John Berman discussed the case with Senior Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin.


Filed under: Bob McDonnell • Jeffrey Toobin • Joe Johns
January 23rd, 2014
12:58 AM ET

Is Japan's dolphin slaughter different from slaughtering cows and pigs?

The annual slaughter of dolphins in Japan's Taiji cove has ignited worldwide outrage. But what sets it apart from the slaughter of livestock for food? Dolphin activist Ric O'Barry of the Earth Island Institute weighs in.
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Filed under: AC360 Later • Charles Blow • Jeffrey Toobin • Mark Geragos • Richard O'Barry • Sunny Hostin
January 23rd, 2014
12:56 AM ET

House of Cards Executive Producer: "'Truth is Stranger than fiction' applies to politics more than anything else"

Beau Willimon knows political characters. He's the executive producer of the hit show "House of Cards." With people like Rob Ford, Chris Christie, and Robert McDonnell churning out headlines, he has plenty of material to work with.


Filed under: AC360 Later • Beau Willimon • Charles Blow • Jeffrey Toobin • Mark Geragos • Sunny Hostin
January 23rd, 2014
12:54 AM ET

Sunny Hostin: It certainly doesn’t change the legal analysis

Today attorneys for the family of a brain-dead, pregnant woman in Texas said medical records show her fetus is "distinctly abnormal." Doctors caring for Marlise Munoz say a Texas law requires them to keep her attached to a ventilator, against her family's wishes, because she is pregnant. Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains what the new revelations about the condition of the fetus means for its viability.
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Filed under: AC360 Later • Charles Blow • Dr. Sanjay Gupta • Jeffrey Toobin • Mark Geragos • Sunny Hostin
January 21st, 2014
12:34 AM ET

Christie scandals: Was there an abuse of power?

Senior Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin discusses how an investigation can move forward to get to the bottom of the allegations against Gov. Chris Christie.
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Filed under: AC360 Later • Chris Christie • Jeffrey Toobin
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