Topics and Guests for March 15

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Atlanta shooting suspect Brian Nichols (search) appears in court Tuesday and is held without bail. What are the charges brought against Brian Nichols? Lee Sexton, criminal defense attorney, weighs in.

Plus, the Atlanta courthouse shooting and aftermath: Did police handle it in the best way? Charles Stone, retired Georgia Bureau of Investigation agent, responds.

Will increased politics and personal policy preferences create a bitter nomination fight for the next Supreme Court justice? We'll ask Mark Levin, author of "Men in Black".

A new Gallup poll shows Congress only has a 37 percent approval rating — the lowest since September 1999. Why such a low score? Newt Gingrich, former speaker of the House, responds.

And, Scott Peterson's lawyer claims prosecutors withheld evidence that might have exonerated Peterson. What are the chances of Scott Peterson getting a new trial? We'll hear from criminal defense attorney, Melinda McAllister, and former federal prosecutor, Douglas Burns.

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