May 9: Anthony Bruno discusses the movie that’s based on his book The Iceman. The movie is scheduled for release on May 3.
- May 16: Lorne Campbell and Pete Edwards discuss their book, Unrepentant: The Strange and Sometimes Terrible Life of Lorne Campbell, Satan’s Choice and Hell’s Angel Biker.
- May 23: John Douglas and Mark Olshaker discuss Douglas’ profiler career and their book Law and Disorder: The Legendary FBI Profiler’s Relentless Pursuit of Justice.
- May 30: Dick Lehr and Gerald O’Neill discuss their book, Whitey: The Life of America’s Most Notorious Mob Boss.
- June 6: Ron Chepesiuk, Dave O’Flaherty and William Callahan will discuss Chepesiuk’s new biography, Black Caesar: The Rise and Disappearance of Frank Matthews, Kingpin. Margaret McClain, Special Correspondent, will also give the first of her continuing reports on the Whitey Bulger trial in Boston.
- June 13: Journalist Gerald Posner discusses his new book, The Third Man: Was there another bomber at Oklahoma City?, and his writing career. Also, Margaret McClain, Special Correspondent, reports on the Bulger trial.
- June 20: Robert Mazur discusses his book, Infiltrator: My Secret Life inside the Dirty Banks behind Pablo Escobar’s Medellin Cartel, which is being made into a movie. Margaret McClain, Special Correspondent will report on the Bulger trial.
- June 27: Peter Lance discusses his book, Deal with the Devil: The FBI’s Secret 30-year Relationship with a Mafia Killer. Margaret McClain, Special Correspondent, reports on the Bulger trial.
- July 4: In a command appearance, David Albright of the Institute of Science and International Security discusses Iran’s suspected nuclear weapons program.
- July 11: Journalist Robert Destafano discusses his new book, Vinnie Gorgeous: The Ugly Rise and Fall of a New York Mobster. Also Margaret McClain, Special Correspondent, reports on the Bulger
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