The Ferguson grand jury heard testimony today from Dr. Michael Baden. He is a forensics expert hired by Michael Brown's family to conduct an independent autopsy. Shawn Parcells assisted Dr. Baden and spoke to Anderson tonight. Parcells updated earlier findings that Brown was shot at least six times, now saying that he was hit by seven bullets.
The entire proceeding to determine whether Officer Darren Wilson will face an indictment is happening behind closed doors. Anderson discussed the grand jury proceedings with former federal prosecutors Sunny Hostin and Jeffrey Toobin, along with defense attorney Mark O'Mara.
Newly released documents suggest some key players in Chris Christie's administration knew they were inflicting pain with the four days of traffic jams at the George Washington Bridge, and they took steps to shield themselves from the blowback. The documents were just released by the New Jersey State Assembly committee that's investigating the scandal. Joe Johns has more on what else is in these documents.
Anderson discussed all of this with Senior Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin and Senior Political Analyst David Gergen.
Click here to check out all of the documents released today on the Chris Christie bridge scandal.
Carol Bond tried to poison a friend over an affair with her husband. Bond admitted she attempted to harm her friend and she was convicted of breaking international laws banning chemical weapons. The case is now in front of the Supreme Court. Randi Kaye has the latest twists in the case.
Ashleigh Banfield discussed this case with criminal defense attorney Mark Geragaos and Senior Legal Analyst Jeffrey Toobin.
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