Guests and Topics: November 18

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Scott Peterson's (search) defense disparages detectives for alleged sloppy police work and mishandled evidence -- Are these valid accusations or a distraction strategy?

Weighing in with legal analysis:

Jeralyn Merritt , criminal defense attorney
Jeanine Pirro , Westchester Country district attorney
Mark Fuhrman , former L.A.P.D. detective         

• Don't forget about Tuesdays with Bennett, Bill Bennett joins us.

Star Parker discusses her book, Uncle Sam's Plantation .

• The Miramax Films (search) holiday comedy Bad Santa starring Billy Bob Thornton (search ) stirs controversy.  Has the film crossed the line?

Radio talk show host Leslie Marshal joins the debate.

All these stories and more!

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--The Associated Press contributed to this report

-All guests and topics subject to change