Aurora Movie Shooting
Deliberations have started as jurors in the Aurora theater shooting trail will decide between life in prison or death. Those are the only two options for defendant James Holmes in the sentencing phase of the trial.
Prosecutors and defense attorneys began delivering their closing arguments Thursday before the jury was to begin deliberating whether Holmes, 27, should spend the rest of his life in prison or die by lethal injection.
The jury will hear closing arguments in the final sentencing phase of the Aurora theater shooting trial on Thursday afternoon.
The emotional testimony in the victim impact period of the sentencing phase in the Aurora theater shooting trial wrapped up on Wednesday afternoon.
The Aurora movie theater massacre robbed Ashley Moser of her 6-year-old daughter, her unborn child and even her identity.
The latest in the sentencing phase of the Colorado theater shooting trial.
Laughing between her tears, 19-year-old Cierra Cowden took the stand for her family on Wednesday, trying to describe her father’s personality and show how difficult his absence has been since he was murdered in a Colorado movie theater.
More family members will take the stand Wednesday, as prosecutors make their final push to have James Holmes sentenced to death.
Jurors struggled to hold back tears Tuesday as a grieving father described how he returns now and then to the Colorado theater where his son was murdered.
The jury in the Colorado theater shooting trial will hear even more heart-wrenching testimony Tuesday from those who lost loved ones in the attack, as prosecutors begin their final push to have James Holmes sentenced to death.