Aurora Movie Shooting
Public spending to investigate and prosecute Colorado theater shooting defendant James Holmes has surpassed $2.2 million, weeks before opening statements in his trial, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.
Taxpayer costs for investigating and prosecuting the Colorado theater shooting case have risen to more than $2.2 million before the trial has even started, and that doesn’t include legal costs for defendant James Holmes.
The mother of the Aurora theater shooter says she prays for the victims daily. Those comments come in her controversial new book.
Prosecutors in the Aurora movie theater shooting case say an unbiased jury can be seated in the community where the 2012 attack happened, despite defense claims.
The mother of Colorado theater shooting defendant James Holmes writes in a new book that she prays for the victims daily, “by name and by wound.”
The lawsuit filed by the parents of a woman killed in the Colorado theater shootings, accusing four online retailers of improperly selling ammunition, tear gas, a high-capacity magazine and body armor used in the attack, has been dismissed.
Opening statements in the Colorado theater shooting case have been set for April 27 – at least a month earlier than expected in the death penalty case.
An Oregon man who harassed relatives of people killed in the Aurora theater shooting has been sentenced in a separate case involving hoax bomb threats at public buildings in Portland.
Defense attorneys in the Colorado theater shooting case have again asked a judge to move the trial, saying most prospective jurors believe defendant James Holmes is guilty and can’t set their opinions aside.
The process of assembling a jury to try James Holmes in the Colorado theater shooting that left 12 people dead and injured 70 has had moments ranging from the mundane to the surreal.