Aurora theater shooting
Aurora theater shooter James Holmes was convicted Thursday in the chilling 2012 attack on defenseless moviegoers at a midnight Batman premiere after jurors swiftly rejected defense arguments that the former graduate student was insane and driven to murder by delusions.
Defense attorneys in the Aurora theater shooting trial will face new challenges when they try to counter 22 hours of sometimes chilling video of James Holmes talking in a flat, mechanical tone about killing strangers to increase his self-worth.
Shortly before the attack, the Aurora theater gunman almost called it off. James Holmes told a court-appointed psychiatrist that he called a mental health hotline.
The mother of the Aurora theater shooting suspect is writing a book about a disease that changed her son.
A man called as a potential juror in the Colorado mass shooting case has notified the judge that his son was in the theater the night.
The third day of jury selection has begun in the Colorado theater shooting trial of defendant James Holmes.
Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting case are asking the judge to reject the latest defense request to delay the trial that’s scheduled to start Jan. 20.
Defense attorneys in the Colorado theater shooting case are again asking a judge to delay the trial, less than two weeks before jury selection is set to begin.
As one murder case with an insanity plea central to the defense concludes, another more high-profile one is lurching along.
The judge overseeing the Aurora theater shooting case is rejecting a request from defense attorneys to replace himself with another judge.