Arapahoe County Court
Summons have gone out to find jurors for the James Holmes trial in the Aurora theater shooting from July 2012. Nine thousand have been sent to potential jurors, the most ever for a criminal case in Colorado.
The trial in the Aurora theater shooting was delayed again Wednesday because the second sanity evaluation of defendant James Holmes will take more time than expected.
Edward Montour, an inmate being tried for the second time for the killing of a Colorado prison guard, pleaded guilty in exchange for a life sentence on Thursday.
The judge in the Aurora theater shootings case on Thursday indefinitely postponed the trial of James Holmes so attorneys can argue whether he should undergo further psychiatric evaluation.
A teenager accused of brutally stabbing her mother to death refused to leave her jail cell for court Thursday morning. She did appear before a judge Thursday afternoon and was charged with murder.
Prosecutors and defense lawyers in the Colorado theater shooting will head back to court Wednesday in advance of a crucial hearing in the case.