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>> justice antonin scalia's death triggers a battle over his replacement. donald trump has a commanding lead in south carolina, but former president gege w. bush hits the trail today hoping to give his brother a boost. plus the grammys are getting political. what to expect on music's biggest niepgt. but we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener." your world in 90 seconds.r." your world in 90 seconds. >> simply, i cannot think what i could do for an encore. i cannot think of any other job that i would find as interesting and as satisfying. >> remember justice antonin scalia. >> he died of natural causes on saturday. >> his body arrived in virginia late saturday night. if the democrats want to replace the nominee they need to win the election. >> the idea the republicans want
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constitutional right is beyond my com prehengs. >> i am sick and tired of him going after my family. >> an interesting debate for most everyone tos. >> a cold front and add to that a winter storm. >> winter weather and storm warnings posted from parts of arkansas to new england. >> i'm kind of blue at this point. parade. >> all that. >> and leonardo dahicaprio took home the best actor at the british film awards. >> kobe bryant made his final pappearance at the all-star game.
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influential, mr. rose. it is to be faithful to myself and apply the constitution. >> i was never cool. >> were you a bookworm? were you one of those guys? >> i was. >> if we looked at your report card, it would never say you got in trouble? >> absolutely not. be straight a''s. >> really? straight a's the whole time? >> would i lie? if you can't trust me, who can you trust, right? announcer: this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by toyota. let's go places. a wonderful man. welcome to "cbs this morning." gayle king is off. kristine johnson of our new york station wcbs is replacing her. washington is bracing for a huge fight over scalia's successor. his supreme court colleagues remember scalia as a giant legal
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>> his death on saturday sparked an architect over the feat in the high court. we begin with jan crawford who is outside the supreme court in washington. >> reporter: good morning. the flags here at the supreme court this morning as you can see are flying at half hand staff for justice scalia. people here at this court just cannot imagine what it's going to be like without him. i mean, he was known for his sharp intellect and his offensive sharp tongue and his sudden death will leave this court split for conservatives and for liberals. justice scalia's views on the constitution influenced a generation. >> i'm a law and order guy. i mean, i confess. i'm a social conservative but it does not affect my views on on cases. >> reporter: a native of trenton, new jersey, who grew up in queens, new york, scalia served on supreme court nearly 30 years. the current's court longest serving justice. nominated by president reagan he
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one month shy of his 80th birthday he died on this trip to a ranch in texas. a county judge declared him dead by natural causes. his family declined to have an autopsy performed. even on the nation's highest court, scalia often dominated oral argues. >> if it's a question of civil rights or civil liberties is what i'm there for. >> paul met with scalia in 1993 and argued 80 cases before hm. >> him. >> if you were a lawyer arguing in front of him and he thought your argument was hogwash, he would tell you that. >> reporter: despite his conservative views, scalia had deep friendships with liberal justices and notably justice ruth bader ginsburg who shared
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she called him a jurist of captivating brilliance and wit with a rare talent to make even the most sober judge laugh. >> i could be charming and combative at the same time. what is contradictory between the two? i love to argue. i've always loved to argue. >> reporter: now one of his most significant decisions was that landmark ruling in the second amendment guarantees an individual right to bear arms. but, you know, he often was in dissent and he always said he hope he wouldn't be known nelson for his majority decisions but for changing the way that we think about the court and the law and interpret the constitution and, kristine, he certainly did thichlt sure did. >> in the meantime, president obama is in california to host a summit meeting with asian leaders and that event is being overshadow by justice scalia's death. also the political fight that is sure to come when the president
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>> i plan to fulfill my constitutional responsibilities to nominate a successor in due time. there will be plenty of time for me to do so and for the senate to fulfill its responsibility to give that person a fair hearing and a timely vote. >> margaret brennan is traveling with the president in rancho mirage, california. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. well, white house officials expect a nasty battle with congressional republicans who have already threatened to delay or defeat any nominee that president obama picks. but history could be on the administration's side here. since 1900, six supreme court justices have been confirmed in presidential election years. that could stir president obama to make a bold choice of a judge who could face a tough confirmation or the president
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sitting appellate judge. some names that fit that bill, chief judge of korpts merrick garland and jane kelly and sri convenient knee vassan who have unanimously passed national confirmations. white house officials say it would be irresponsible to leave this post on the supreme court vacant. you should expect the president to make a decision in the next 30 days possibly as soon as next week. >> the republicans who want to replace the president say that is the right move. nancy cordes is on capitol hill where democrats are fighting back and supporting the white house. nancy, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. supreme court confirm medications are high drama during the best of times and this is not the best of times. you have a democratic president trying to replace a conservative
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even though he has got nearly a year left in his term, republicans argue his time is up. >> i do not believe the president should appointment someone someone. >> it's called delay, delay, delay. >> reporter: the two sides took their battle position within hours of scalia's death. >> barack obama is president of the united states until january 20th, 2017! that is a fact, my friends. whether the republicans like it or not. >> reporter: the senate's republican leader mitch mcconnell said this vacancy should not be fill until we have a new president and mcconnell gets to control who gets the vote and when. >> nobody should be surprised how i feel. >> reporter: south carolina republican lindsey graham and many others got hinedbehind him. >> you're not hedging your bets a republican would come into the office and appoint a new
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>> reporter: graham sits on the judiciary committee. >> so is orrin hatch. >> this president will not appoint any one who is dangerous for our country. >> reporter: top democrats calledobstructionism. >> i don't care who we nominate i am going to pose him, that is not going to fly. >> these confirm medications is a blood court. this one is going to be apocalyptic. >> reporter: john kerley. confirm you. you will have dozens of groups who will tear into you to make sure that you are unconfirmable. the odds are that most nominees would come out of this process damaged good, and, likely, not >> reporter: he says if the president were replacing a liberal pick, then republicans might let that nominee go through.
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talking about a choice that could change the very balance of the supreme court. charlie, there is almost nothing that legislators up here take more seriously than that. >> let's go back to jan crawford who has covered the supreme court for more than 20 years. jan, so what can the president do if the senate republicans are united in saying we are not even going to entertain this idea? >> reporter: very little, charlie. people talk about, well, elections have consequences. here is another example of elections having consequences in that u.s. senate. senate republicans have an enormous amount of power to block this nomination. actually, not even get it out of the senate judiciary committee. his pulpit is going to be the political one. he is going to be out there with his allies beating the drum. the republicans need to do this but he can't make them. >> jan, i am fascinated how this will affect the sixth big cases that are in the court's docket this term from abortion,
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rights and affirmative rights and immigration. what impact does scalia's death have on those? >> reporter: this is a term that is chock full of controversy, as you just pointed out. we expected those cases to be divided along idea logical lines. most of the cases will end up a tie so the lower court decision would stand. that means there is not going to really be a national precedent on all of these issues. they could reargue the cases next year, but maybe not. so it really is unclear what any of those holdings would mean in some kind of a sweeping sense. >> jan, we did hear from margaret that president obama has a short list to replace justice scalia. any such thing as a noncontroversial nominee at this point? >> reporter: no, no, there is not. that is an easy no. i can't see anyone getting confirmed right now. >> fascinating.
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justice scalia was known for his sharp mind and often sharper critique. an example of last year's dissent of holding up obamacare. he said it was jiggery-pokery and called one element of the argument pure applesauce. i asked him in 2008 in my pbs program how his colleagues viewed his style. do they ever come to you and say, yes? >> yes. and if a colleague has any objection to what i've said, i'll take it out. >> reporter: as a respect for the institutional? >> the colleague, the person, yeah. if somebody come to me and said it's over the top to say this will result in more battlefield deaths, i probably would have taken it. >> reporter: this is a group of people who like, admire, accept the differences and are looking for the common good as they see it. >> i consider every one of them
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some closer than others, but which ones -- the closer ones have nothing to do with which ones agree with my philosophy. forever. >> he was such a good man and introduce himself to people as tony. not as justice. he was such a good man and a beautiful wife andhe left but he was best friends with those on the right. >> like opposites attract. >> we will look back at another conversation i had with justice scalia next hour. also with us in studio 57 is david bowes. plus how scalia put differences aside from the bench. that that is ahead. >> donald trump holds a big lead this morning in south carolina
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republican primary. jeb bush hopes to boost his campaign today with a big rally featuring his brother, former president george w. bush. major garrett is in charleston with how the race has taken a new shape from saturday's fiery debate. >> reporter: the timing of president bush's appearance here could not be more timely. why 2018 president bush was lying about the iraq war and all of those long dormant accusations dredged up this weekend by the current republican front-runner donald trump. >> we would have been so much better off if bush and the rest of them went to the beach and didn't do anything. >> reporter: on "face the nation," donald trump backed away from accusations that george w. bush minute late fears of weapons of mass destruction
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>> if you use that as a make up for sins from previous years it's a lie. maybe it's true and maybe it isn't. >> reporter: at a cbs debate on saturday, trump put it this way. >> i want to tell you, they lied. they said there were weapons of mass destruction. there were none. they knew there were none. >> reporter: trump quickly rejected jeb bush's defense of his brother's record. >> while donald trump was building a reality tv show, my brother was building a security apparatus to keep us safe and i'm proud of what he did. >> the world trade center came down -- >> go after my brother. hold on. >> reporter: in state where the bush name remains popular an anti-trump super pac is using it against him. many who thought rubio won the game. >> the world trade center came down because bill clinton didn't kill osama bin laden when he had
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>> you are a liar. you are probably worse than jesh bush jeb bush. >> donald, adults learn not to interrupt. >> yeah, yeah, right. >> million. >> all right. >> give me a break. >> this is just nuts, okay? geez, oh, man! >> reporter: trump has a big lead here, but it's taking nothing for grant. campaigning here continuously until saturday's primary with multiple events each day. 2:30 press conference here the primary. >> thank you, major. good job on saturday as well. "face the nation" host john dickerson served as the moderator for saturday's debate and is in washington. good morning. great job as well on saturday. boy, it was nasty, pretty vicious. does how much does this have an carolina?
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model of being friends with people with whom you disagree. the debate will probably sharpen, obviously, people's views about the candidates, but i think there's still sometime before that vote for things to settle out differently. i think what came out of the debate is probably that everybody reconfirmed what they already believed, although marco rubio, who had some repair work to do from his last debate performance did well and jeb bush who was hoping to capitalize on the family's relationships in south carolina also seems to have gotten quite good reviews from his performance. >> what do we expect from president bush? >> rally the family's support in that state. you remember, he beat john mccain there by 12 points after having lost to him by 18 in new hampshire in 2000. there is a lot of history of the bush family there. i think also it is an argument for the standards, the old-fashioned standards of duty and participating in the political process and giving
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some of which have been supplemented in this debate so far in the presidential process, where outsiders are favorable and anybody who has been in politics is seen as not worthy. >> john, how do you think scalia's death will impact this race? >> well, i think it gives both sides and all of the interest groups. supreme court touches on the hot button issues. it energizes everyone. and when you think about it as a fund-raising mechle inging mechanism, if the president offers somebody up and there is a debate and the senate doesn't actually sit on it, every fund-raising group will have a reason to go to their donors your specific issue you care so much about is under threat in fa nominee goes one way or another or gets into the court. everybody on the sidelines, if they weren't already energized, a reason to be now. both in the presidential connect and in terms of who actually replaces scalia. >> thank you, john.
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dealers of death. we are in mexico with the pope's tough wordsn drug cartels in a place that sees some of that country's worse violence. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. investigation by "usa today" network finds bigigroblems with tracking features who have histories of serious misconduct. some states fail to report troubled teachers to the only database. at least 9,000 names are missing and state systems to check backgrounds of teachers are filled in inconsistencies.
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"cbs this morning." >> the laser was apparently pointed at the cockpit last night after the plane took off on new york. all returned safely. police are trying to find the source of the beam. >> that can sometimes cause temporarily blindness for the pilots. not a joking matter. the baltimore sun reports that missing batteries are partly to blame for a run-away blimp that broke loose last pentagon investigators found someone neglected to put batteries in the automatic deflation device. oops. 35,000 people. the los angeles reports on falling car rental rates. the average daily ralts ofte last year 2011. one big ason?
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as a 19-year-old that has everyone talking today. six former students filed a federal lawsuit against the university of tennessee last week, according to the tennesseean newspaper claiming the athletic department has long condoned a hostile sexual environment. the lawsuit filed underer title ix references one allegations involving peyton manning during his time as a star quarterback manning denied the trainer's claims claiming he was simply mooning another who was in the room. they settled out of c crt which reportedly included a non-disclosure agreement with manning.
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at the university. >> the indianapolis colts select quarterback peyton manning. >> manning was the first. ics in the 1998 nfl draft. two years later he coauthored a book with his father archie manning. in which he talked about the mooning incident as crude, maybe, but harmless. and described the female trainer of having a vulgar mouth. she filed suit again and again settled out of court. the documents that surfaced over the weekend were originally filed as part of the lawsuit against peyton, archie, their book publisher and ghost writer. the court documents were never widely released although usa today reported on their contents contents. despite the 39-year-old super bowl win last week, the nfl is investigating a december report from al jazeera america in which
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performance enhancing drugs. human growth hormone. >> i understand when an allegation is made that the nfl has no choice but to investigate it. i get that. but i can tell you what they're going to find. a big fat nothing. >> "cbs this morning" reached out to peyton manning and his family, the universityf tennessee, as well as the athletic trainer that made the original allegations but so far no one has responded to our request to speak. >> thank you so much. dana. propose francis travels f fm mexico city to southern mexico where he'll deliver mass at a soccer stadium. on sunday he met a huge number of people in a city rocked by drug violence. he asked the kids to pray for their caregivers. manuel bojorquez is in mexico.. >> reporter: good morning. a busy weekend for the pontiff.
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and ritual elite. and prayed on sunday. on sunday he immersed himself in the mexico people and held mass in a crime ridden city. before a sea of believers on sunday, pope francis looked right at home. >> just to see him, we are more than happy. >> reporter: the 79-year-old pontiff stayed true to himself, again, criticizing his host country. he condemned a society of the few and for the few and offered up words for the drug cartels and labeling them as dealers of death. departing from his prepared remarks, the pope urged the crowd not to be seduced by the drug trade warning them not to negotiate with the devil because he always win. approximately 100,000 mexicans have decide over the last decade
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in this mexico city suburb of 1.6 million, extortion and a drug island especially against women are a daily part of life. 10,000 on mexican authorities were on hand sunday protecting the pope and the people. >> we came in groups. we are taking care of each other. >> reporter: the faithful happily slept outside in the cold and endured the thick air pollution to a chance to see their pope. at least 30000,000 followers attended the mass and hundred thousands more lined the street as the popemobile passed. to be in front of the pope, even fofojust a few moments, is a tremendous experience this man said. it's very moving to see him. the pope will travel south today where he is expected to deliver ststng words on immigration. it is mexico's poorest state and point of entry for many migrants
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>we are just hours a ay now from the grammy awards on cbs and you can expect more than just music tonight. some artists promise to follow in the steps of beyonce's political super bowlwl performance and plan to use the e ammys to make a statement. anthony mason is inside staples center in los angeles with what could unfold on stage. good morning. >> reporter: good morning.
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should expect at least one controversial performance tonight from rapper kendrick lamar but it won't just be hip-hop artists using the staples center stage for commentary. from pop to hip-hop. >> reporter: country, to rock. and boundary pushing r&b. it represents the past year in music. >> this is just part of the journey of our country.% >> reporter: with the oscars under fire for a second year in a row over the lack of minority nominees, the grammys offer a contrast, promising to offer a wide range of voices and political messages. >> reporter: one of those moments will come from kendrick
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nominated artists with 11 nods. his breakout single "all right" has become the anthem of the black lives matter. i've got a girl >> reporter: the country group little big town also plans to make a statement with their performamae of the song of thehe year nominee "girl crush." >> our performance, we are doing a girl crush in a grammy show is also going to show that we all come in different shapes, sizes, and colors and theheare all beautiful. >> i think artists are just trying to make black what is going on in the world. when it's all said and done >> reporter: the grammys have a history of tackling social issues from civil rights so same-sex marriage. tobt tonight tonight, music's biggest night
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>> music unlocks the door to the nomination. it makes them realize how much we have in common, even though they may appear to be very different. >> reporter: two years ago, ndrick lamar had seven nominations here, but went home empty-handed. if he wins album of the year this time, he'll be just the second hip-hop artist ever to take home the big prize.e. the only other? outkast in 2004. next hour, we will give you a behind the scenes look at the preparations for theheshow. >> i'd love to see that. vegas apparently. >> it's close to my bedtime by maybe i'll watch the first hour of it. >> perfect. >> cbs will bring you the58th grammy awards tonight at 7:00 central/8:00 eastern time.
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more real news ahead, including the legacy of justice scalia and the fight over replacing him. but first here's today's "eye opener@8." >> people here cannot i!agine what it'u going to be like without him. his sudden death is going to leave this court split. >> congressional republicans have threatened to delay or defeat any nominee. >> supreme court confirmations are high drama during the best of times, and this is not the best of times. >> this republican presidential primary is starting to sound like the democratic primary, not the current one but the one conducted back in 2008. >> john, what do we expect from former president? >> it rallies the family's support in that state. >> manning captured the second super bowl last week but what is accused of doing 20 years ago has everyone talking today. >> ll cool j says expect at
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performance tonight from rapper kendrick lamar. >> this is part of the journey of our country. >> i'm interested in the mind of justice scalia. >> i like to argument it's one reason like the law, i think. i like to figure out where the truth lies between two different assertions. i don't wnow. it's who i am. >> today's "eye opener@8" is presented by nationwide insurance. >> i'm charlie rose with norah o'donnell and christine johnson of w cbs in new york. gayle is off. the next time the supreme court meets the one chair will be draped in black. the flag is at half staff after the sudden death of justice antonin scalia. member. president reagan nominated him
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warren berger retirere >> his death leaves the court with four conservatives and four liberals. in an election year the effort to replace will be contentious. republicans have you to block any nominee from president obama. jan crawford is outside of the supreme court looking at his legacy and the fight over filling his seat. good morning. >> reporter: when you talk about political fights, i think the battle to replace justice scalia and i hate to throw the word unprecedented around, but it is appropriate. it will be unprecedented. justice scalia's c cservative voice changed the way people talk about and interpret the constitution. one of his most significant decisions was that second amendment case that said that an individual has the right in the constitution to bear arms. president obama is expected to announce the replacement, his nominee to replace justice scalia in the next couple of
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the senate's court and then members of the committee are signaling they are going to move to block any nominee. in modern history, the senate has never filled a vacancy that occurred, as this one did, in an election year n. 1968 frampbl when chief justice warren announced he was goioi to retire, the senate blocked president johnson's choice to replace him. that nominee was not confirmed for more than year. i think you will see republicans really pointing to that as they try to stand firm to block this nominee. >> fascinating. thank you, jan. david boies argued several cases before justice scalia and the supreme court. he represented vice president al gore during the 2000 election recount. we're pleased to have him in the studio. welcome. >> good to be here. >> what's it like? you stand at the podium and
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different? >> he was vy articulate. he asked a lot of really good questions. now, there are a lot of justices on the court that ask good questions, but he was particularly decisive. he had a good time doing it. humor. he liked to argue. and he liked to engage in intellectual back and forth. since i was usually on a side that was not his natural side, i felt a a engagement there that was enjoyable. >> you just heard jan say this is going to be an unprecedented fight to replace him. how does that affect this year's docket? >> well, f f any decisionsns it would have been 5-4 with anymore the majority and there were a lot of decisions like that in important cases.
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means the court of appeals decisisi will stand. so the court of appeals decisions will now probably stand in those kind of cases. there are a lot of cases in the supreme court that a a decided 9-0. but the high-profile cases involving constitutional issues are often 5-4 now days. >> but the chief justice john berts has the authority to say let's rehear this next term. >> right. >> and they may do that. they very may well do that with some cases. >> do you expect he will wait to see what will happen in terms of this fight on capitol hill, what the president does? >> he may but no matter what the president does, that process is probably going to take months. not going to be oveve days or a few weeks. the court's session will be over in june. even if they get a new justice on in april or may, which would be pretty quick, you are not going to have time.
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an appointment and the senate leader mitch mcconnell says we're not going to hear it, does the president haha any options? >> not really. you need the senate confirmation. i think that the senate could -- i would hope they would not. remember, justice scalia himself, they say they will but justice scalia himself was confirmed unanimously by republicans and democrats. they knew he was conservative but they believe the president had the right to appoint somebody who he wanted, as long as he was qualified. i would hope the republican senators would take the same. >> the fight will focus attention on the supreme court and the current cases before the supreme court which affect everyone's lives. we have cases on affirmative action, contraception and obamacare. voting rights, unions. there's really big cases beforee theourt this year. >> there are.
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supreme court at the heart of the presidential election. >> how will it play itself out? >> i think both republicans and democrats, i think will be focused much more than they usually are on the power of the president to appoint a supreme court justice. that is in many respects the most endurinin legacy a president has. too often in political races that gets ignored. i think this is front and center. >> if obama gets to make the appointment that w wl be his third choice. >> yes. the next president, whoever that president is going to be, is likely to have another couple of choices. >> because they have justices of 70 and 80. >> scalia said if you can't disagree ardently with your colleagues about some issues of law and yet personally still be friends, get another job. we mentioneded he was friends with justice ginsburg. you knew him for a long time. he wasn't afraid of a
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>> he enjoyed it. he held passionate views but even if he thought your views were wrong or maybe indefensible he never objected to you having your views. he liked people with different points of view. he liked to engage in that. he liked teaching law for that reason. >> in fact he did. he practiced with jones day and then decided he wanted to teach. so he then went to teach. >> i think being on the bench is the only thing that would have kept him from teaching. the liked the intellectual back and forth and arguing. he enjoyed it. >> the last point, too, he was towering in terms off intellect and whatate meant to the court while he was there. >> this was a brilliant judge. he was a brilliant, passionate, effective advocate for his vision of what the constitution ought to be. >> the strict construction and all of that. >> i don't know. i think that depends how you interpret the decisions but
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something that he was a strong advocate of. >> the strongest advocate. >> i think. he brought the court along to a large extent on that. >> david boies, thank you so much. great talking to you. >> great talking to you. >> the cbs news gop debate saturday began with a moment of silence for justice scalia. all six republicans agreed the next president should pick scalia's successor, but that's where their agreement ended. >> the next president is going to appoint, one, two, three, four supreme court justices. if donald trump is president, he will appoint liberals. >> ted cruz, with your brother, wanted john roberts to be on the united states supreme court. they both pushed him. he twice approved obamacare. >> i did not nominate john roberts. i would not have nominated john roberts. >> you pushed him and you worked with him and supported him. >> don't interrupt me. >> why do you lie? you pushed him. >> adults learn not to interrupt.
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he's so weak on illegal immigration it's laughable. everybody knows it. >> this is the standard operating procedure to disparage me. that's fine. >> spend moror on the commercials. >> if you want to talk about weakness, it's weak to disparage women. it's weak to disparage hispanics. >> marco went on univisiononn spspish and said he would not rescind president obama's illegal amnesty on his first day of office. i promised to rescind every single action including that one. >> i don't know how he knows what i said on univision because he doesn't speak spanish.h. this is a disturbing pattern. for a number of weebs now ted cruz has been telling lies. >> south carolina voters will make their choice on saturday in the state's republican primary. democrats will hold their primary one week later in the state.
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is a taste of what you expect on music's biggest night. >> i'm officially opening up the grammy and we are never getting back together. >> reporter: for the second time in four years. getting back together >> reporter: industry juggernaut taylor swift will kick off the grammy awards. >> reporter: she is nominated for seven grammysor her blococuster album "1989." >> reporter: rapper kendrick lamar is also performing. leads the field with 11 nominations and one shy of michael jackson's single night record. swift and lamar, who teamed up on "bad blood" will be competing for some of the mostoveted awards of the night, including album and song of the year. one noticeable omission from this year's nominations is adele.
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because her mega hit album "25" missed the grammy cutoff for 2016 and her performance tonight is one of the most anticipated. >> i'm looking fororrd to saying hi to adele and say hello. >> reporter: tonight's performers spent the weekend rehearsing, including alabama grammy newcomers both nominated for best new artist. >> grammy match. my manager. losing our mind.d. label found out, yeah, you see about the other two? two more? 2015 was great. yeah, strong. >> reporter: tough to top that onon >> d dinitely. but i'm going to try. yeah. >> reporter: bay is also up against pop star meghan trainer and samontgomery will be sisiing with fellow nominee carrie underwood.
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she has been here several times and this is my first. >> reporter: ll cool jay is back fofothe fifth straight year. >> it's about every huge act of music, everybody from taylor swift, rihanna to adele and others. john legend doing tririte to an amazing night in terms of talent, you know? >> reporter: there wl be several musical tributes. david bowie will be honored by lady gaga and glenn frey being honored by jackson browne. this picture turned up in a seat in the front row of seats and there has been a lot of buzz about that! >> always buzz about beyonce. >> anthony, can i say where is your leather jacket? >> reporter: ha ha! no end of grief from you, miss o'donnell! >> i want to see it tomorrow
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good in that jacket. >> me and beyonce will be hanging out here. >> you can watch the 58th annual grammy awards tonight live at 8:00/7:00 central right here on cbs. i'm looking forward to lady gaga's tribute to david bowie. a fast moving dog was lock and loaded for competition at the nation's most prestigious dog show. ahead, how an australia shepherd nicknamed holy moly guacamole! dominated an obstacle course in a run for victory. >> oh, my gosh! that is great! symptoms start... ...doctors recommend taking one claritin every day of your allergy season... ...for continuous relief. with powerful, 24 hour... ...non-drowsy claritin, live claritin clear.
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keep your eyes on holster. he is known as holy moly guacamole. the australian shepherd from new york is the new agilili champ at the westminster dog show this weekend. over 3035 seconds, holster is the i'm _______it's eight-25 on this monday morning. we'll take a look at the day's top headlines in just a moment.but first rebecca has our cbs 2 weather first forecast. forecast. main weather- your planner shows what's ahead for the next hoursa&- all is quiet on doppler radar- with some snow-covered roads remaining this morning- now a live look outside courtesy of our weatherfirst skycama&- it's a foggy morning across eastern iowa-temperatures around the area will be cooling with windy conditions- the current winds around our viewing area gusty- taking a look at
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are going to remain colda&- the regional satellite/r/rar featuring clearing todaya& - let's move ahead in time by taking a look at the midwest surface mapa&- moving into a closer view with our 'predictor' forecast we see some light snow tonight- today's forecast bring us cloudy skies with warmer temps - tonight's forecast has us dealing with light overnight snow- tomorrow will feature morning snow showers- the next three days bring us generally warmer w wther- our 7 day forecast has clear & mild
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new details this morning on a big crash along interstate 80 neararest branch sunday. shut down the west bound lanes while crews cleared the crash site.viewers sent us these pictures while they were waiting in a long line of cars.right now -- the state papaol says three *separate crashes happened involving more than 30 cars. three people were hurt but authorities are not saying how seriously.all three collisions are being investigated. in central iowa -- a man wasas
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mobile.35-year-old damoin louk was driving along highway 30 just west of boone at about 60-miles-per-hour when the left front ski caught deep snow -- throwing him 150 feet off the snowmobile.his helmet came off during the accident and he was flown to a des moines hospital.right now multiple agencies are investigating. transportatitin will be a big talking point this week in cedar rapids. rapids.tomorrow -- the corridor metropolitan planning organization will hold two town hall meetings to discuss their 20-16 transit study.the m-p-o wants to gather ideas from linn county residents about their vision for transit in the area.both meetings will be at the ground transportation center on first street south-east.the first meeting is at noon -- the second one starts at on-line town hall will also be available through the m-p-o's website. gas prices in iowa are up slightly to start the week.the average price per gallon in the hawkeye state this morning g is a dollar-67.that's up from prices friday and the weekend.
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found for as cheap as a dollar-39. a state investigation shows cases of teacher misconduct in iowa could be slipping through the cracks. reveals more than one-hundred educators with serious criminal convictions are not included on a national list.and that could allow them back into clsrooms.the state's board of educational examiners says all teachers facing punishment should be in a national data-base.but state law often limits information sharing. that's a quick look at your monday morning news.get more news anytime online - at cbs 2 iowa dot com!have a great day.
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duke's great finale. duck propel the unranked duke blue devils over seventh rankeke virginia. it was a true last-ditch effort saturday afternoon. duke had six seconds to get the shot off and second skef game duke has ranked off a ranked opponent and duke beat virginia and a great win to celebrate coach k's birthday. >> nothing like a victory for your birthday. >> good for us! we have been discounted this year but we are coming back. >> good to hear it. welcome back. coming in this half hour, an antoninn scalia on picking a supreme court justice. scalia reflects on his legacy and the importance of what he said was making enemies. plus, how tmz conquered hollywood. first on "cbs this morning," the
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out about the people leaking celebrity secrets. that is ahead time to show you from around the globe. britain's paper reports on the movie the revenant film awards. dahicaprio won for best actor and the movie won best film and best director. in honor of valentine's day, a fun kissssam happening there for bafta. look at the locked lips! pg-13 there, i think. "variety" is reporting o "deadpool." box office reached $135 million, the mostst ever for an r-rated film. hollywood insiders thought it was a risky project and 20th century fox made $58 million and
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"the new york times" details how ibm picked a voice for watson, the company's artificial intelligence program. they looked for a voice that people might like and they created several v vces respspding to questions on the game show "jeopardy." and considered one that sounded child-like. watson's voice was rejected because it sounded creepy there. here is another option. they decided watson's finalist c was better for automated help desk and consumer applications. ultimately they chose watson finalist a. natural. >> definitely better than the first one! the first one was creepy. britain's "guardian" reports
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to attract a hairdresser. normal wells is a city where tempmpatures can drop to 58 degree. most of norman wells residents are cutting their own hair for two years because the nearest hairdresser was 78 minutes away by car but with temperatures that cold, who wants to live there? "usa today" reports how a utah boy bought a flower for all girlrl in his class. it cost him 458 dollars and he worked a year and a half to pay for them. his mother said he wanted every girl to feel special on valentine's day. in the story they said only some girls got flowers and he felt bad for the girls that didn't get flowers so he decided to get everybody flowers. >> how many young women fell in love with him? >> about every single one of them. more on the words of justice
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he was one of the most conservatives in supreme court history. his view of the law sometimes put him outside the mainstream. in 2012 on my pbs program, scalia talked about his opponent, his judicial approach, and his legacy. have you had the impact that you believe you would like to have? the answer has to be no. >> well, it depends on what you mean by "the impact." >> reporter: the impact is you'd like everybody to see it your way. >> yh, but that doesn't happen. look. when i came on the court, where it was, scalia will be a consensus. >> reporter: exactly. >> because i'm such a charming fellow. >> reporter: is that what they said? sno. >> they didn't say the charming part but thehe did expect me -- >> reporter: a consendus guy? >> a consensus builder. i can't be a consensus builder. >> beuse? >> because i can't trade. you see, bill brennan, who was an evolutionist, right?
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he could deal. his colleague, i want to change the constitution thiss far and got caught, geez, bill, can't go that far. well, what about this far? he can deal! now, i can't deal. if i'm -- if i'm doioiit, what can i say, you know? >> reporter: i'll give you a little here. >> halfway between what it means and what you like it to mean is the deal i'lll give you. >> reporter: yes. >> you can't do it. >> reporter: dofs supreme court, does it read the paper? does it understand the political dynamic of the moment? >> i don't know. you would have to ask each of them. i think so. >> reporter: does it affect you? >> i hope not. >> reporter: but is it possible that you don't? >> no. i wouldn't be as unpopular a person as i am if i let it affect me! >> reporter: you think you're re and there?
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>> reporter: you have friends all across all aisles. you and ruth bader are great friends and people say nice things about you but you are the guy they look and say he wants to stand in the way! >> that's right. >> reporter: he wants to be the forward march of history. >> right. >> reporter: and justice. >> i think -- >> reporter: that's the way they see you? >> yeah. i think it's simply because of the inconsistency of my -- >> reporter: do you take some pride in that, though? i bet you do. >> a man who has made no enemies is probably not a very good man. >> reporter: i'm interested in the mind of justice scalia and how it got there, because i've talked t t four of your interns. you know what they said about you? they said he wants us to challenge him. that's what he likes.
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>> i do. that's very true. >> reporter: whereid that come from? >> i like to argue. it's one reason i like the law, i think. i like to figure out where the truth lies between two -- two different assertions. it's who i am. >> reporter: you love language, don't you? >> i do love language. and for that background, you ow, i am a snoot. it stands for syntax nerds of our time and it refers to people who get upset when they hear infer used to mean imply, or when they hear -- i commented recently on -- >eporter: you hate bad grammar? >> oh, gosh. i was on an airline recently and
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over the p.a. system -- and this is rev vettediveted into people's ears a hundreds thousand times by someone hired to communycate. the rules of thefaa require seat. aarrgghh! it tears me up! >> reporter: what should be the nominee? >> the question? that is the question. much i dislike the spectacle of confirmation hearings now, i prefer them to the alternative. as long as the court is revising the constitution, by god, the people ought to have some say and they ought to be able to ask the nominee, you know, what kind of a constitutional are you going to give us? that is the most important question. why shouldn't they be able to ask that? >> a great american. i loved him. >> yeah, what a great interview. >> thank you. he is so alive! he cared about language, he cared about history, he cared
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>> and he didn't shy away from conflict. he embraced it. >> you love people who share their opinions and go directly themselves. >> you know what i loved about it? to see him out of his robe and talking. so much of what we see of these nice to see him in that kind of context. >> coming up, does the entertainment news site tmz cross the line to get the scoop on the stars? nicholas sna dense fog advisory will stay with us until 10:00. mainly cloudy skies. we'll find temps around 30. light snow through midday tomorrow. nothing more than an inch. mid 30s.
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when they switch. i mean about you inventing it. i invented the story, and isn't that what really matters?
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i'm coming the entertainment news website tmz is the subjeje of an investigative piece posted this magazine. it draws more than 17 million visits a month. in 2006 it exposed mel gibson's antiis a mitedic comments. in 2013 donald sterling's racial comments and then in 2014 ray rice hitting his fiancee and
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called "the digital dirt" how tmz gets the photos a a stories that everybody wants. nicholas nicholas schmidle is. >> to the extent they have transformed los angeles into a city of pigeons. they have people in the airports and they have people at the valets and restaurants. everyone is picking up the phone at the site of a celebrity i i a. and there is no shortage of, and calling tmz all the time and they are constantly collecting information and only a fraction of which appears on the website. that information is used -- it makes the individual who runs tmz, harvey levin sitting on a wealth of knowledge. >> you are full-time reporters
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there is one who said h h makes over $30,000 a year contributing stories to tmz. then one step further are people. >> what is the good and bad of tmz? >> i think the good they have transformed celebrity news. no longer are celebrities able to say that story is not true, it. think about the ray rice video. when the first video goes up and shows ray rice dragging his fiancee out of the elevator, they can say we don't know what happened inside the elevator. the second video comes up and shows ray rice punch is his fiancee and suddenly, it's unimpeachable and they have changed the rules of the game. >> you say it shook the sportswriters s sd it shook nfl to its foundation. they had a real impact. but they operate by a far different set of rules than traditional news organizations like cbsbsews. they pay their sources tens of thousands to hundreds of thousands of dollars.
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for sure. they -- what they have also done is if you go tohe cbs websisi and "the new york times" and new yorker even you go to the top of the website, it's not clear if someone picks up the phone how to get an event. think about the story -- think about edward snowden trying to find a place to put the stories. tmz you go to website and say this is the phone number and e-mail and where you call. the reputation is built up and people call and know they are going to get paid. >> we want to note we did reach out to tmz and they have not yet gonts gotten a response. you talk about mr. levin teaches his employees tactics to get these sources to cooperate and get the information. some of these employees, you spoke off the record. how do you know their word is true? >> yeah, sure. there -- so look. this is -- entertain celebrity news is not what i normally do.
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we can see the story, it was kind of a challenge. how do you source up and investigate an organizizion as you would national security story or international criminal syndicate? and not comparing them to either. but it's just how do you source yourself up. you begin corroborating and corroborating and i spoke t t well over a hundred people for the publication of this story. when you hear the same story told multiple ways from multiple people you think what is the common denominator there and what is the common denominator? at some point in the reporting, a large number of e-mails were leaked to us. and these e-mails showed how tips comomin and how things operate and you could then get a sense of the cadence of how stories come to be. then when you're hearing stories from aanonymous sources. >> if the sources get paid or giving information to tmz, can
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something? why wouldn't that same scenario exist? >> right. >> if the currency is money? >> right. so as i said a minute ago, a lot of stories come into tmz has are not published. as to why those stories are not published is difficult to know. one story we describe in the magazine which a video of justin bieber came into tmz in 2011 and harvey levin decided after the entire newsroom was waiting for this video to go up. the neck morning the video did not go up. according to people who were familiar or close to the conversation, harvey levin decided on his own he did not want to ruin justin bieber's life and the video did not go up. over the course of the coming months and weeks, tmz posted a number of exclusives that justin bieber is saying i'm getting my haircut or doing this with my girlfriend. >> harvey levin says in 2010 he struggles every day with privacy
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>> totally. d so after more e an a year of working on the story on and off, you know, i don't know where those lines are. i couldn't tell. sometimes we publish certain e-mails or publish or leaking certain documents but they had no problem pububshing it other times and you see they passed them up. the one point i want to come back to -- >> i have as to stop you. you're w mom: seriously? culligan man: problem water. i'm on it. anncr: a culligan whole-house water softening system turns your problem water into cullig water, pure and simple.
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i'm _______it's eight-55 on this monday morning. we'll take a look at the day's top headlines in just a moment. moment.justin has your cbs 2 weather first forecast in weather- your planner ows what's ahead for the next hoursa&- all is quiet on doppler radar- with some snow-covered roads remaining this morning- now a live look outside courtesy of our weatherfirst skycama&- it's a
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area will be cooling with windy conditions- the current winds around our viewing area gusty- taking a look at regional temperatures we see are going to remain colda&- is featuring clearing todaya& - let's move ahead in time by taking a look at the midwest closer view with our 'predictor' forecast we see today's forecast bring us cloudy skies with warmer temps - night's forecast has us dealing with light overnjght snow- tomorrow will feature morning snow showers- the next three days bring us generally warmer weather- - r 7 day forecast has clear & mild weather for the end of the
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as the flint water crisis continues in michigan, a local church is now pushing back their plans to deliver the city bottled water watermount zion baptist church in cedar rapipi wanted to leave today -- but they don't have a way to get to michigan. now they're getting some help. c-r-s-t has given them a truck and mount mercy's athletic department is also pitching in. they now plan to leave for flint in two far -- the church has collected 45- thousand bottles of water. donations are still being accepted. today, governor terry branstad has ordered all u-s and state flags to b bflown at half staff, to honor the late supreme court justice antonin scalia. scalia.officials say he died of natural causes in his sleep over the weekend.a judge with ties to the corridor could be on the short list to be his successor.jane kelly is a federal appeals court judge. she previously served as a federal public defender in cedar rapids.before that she was a classmate of the president at harvard.kelly is also#a survivor of a viscious attack along a cedar rapids
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video of kelly one year after that attack, no arrests were ever made. don't forget -- cbs 2 connects with you - call cbs 2 if you see news happen.800 222 kgan. you can also email tips, pictures, and even video --to news -- at cbs 2 iowa dot com. that's a quick look at your monday morning news.get more news anytime online - at cbs 2 iowa dot com!have a great day.
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wayne: yes, whoo! - money! wayne: hey! jonathan: it's a trip to iceland! wayne: you got the big deal of the day!
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jonathan: it's time for "let's make a deal." now here's tv's big dealer, wayne brady! wayne: hey, everybody, welcome to "let's make a deal." i'm wayne brady, and this is our grammy episode. welcome to the 58th grammy awardright here, airs tonight on cbs. the finest in music, performances, stars. you've got to tune in. right now, we're going to do our own little grammy show. i need to kick it off, who wants to make a deal? (cheers and applause) oh, sheila, let's go. everybody, have a seat. have a seat, have a seat, have a s st. sheila, nice to meet you. - nice to meet you too, i'm so excited! you don't understand. wayne: no, i do understand, i understand you are excited. - i'm so excited, whooo! wayne: so much, yes. oh, you just dropped-- so excited you just dropped color. - hey, i changed for you. wayne: now what do you do? - i'm a personal developopnt training speciciist.


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