Twelve people were killed and 70 were injured at a midnight movie premiere on July 20, 2012, in the Denver suburb of Aurora.
There was strong reaction to the verdict that spared the life of the gunman in the Aurora theater shooting, both positive and negative.
The jury in the Aurora theater shooting trial could not reach a unanimous decision on the death penalty so he will spend the rest of his life in prison.
One juror who sat on the Aurora theater shooting trial talked about why the jury couldn’t reach an agreement on the death sentence.
The grandparents of the youngest victim in the theater shooting were visibly shaken after the sentencing of the theater gunman where the jury couldn’t reach a decision, thereby sentencing him to life in prison.
The 18th Judicial District Attorney George Brauchler talked about the trial after he failed to get the death penalty sentence he was looking for.
Twelve jurors failed to agree on a death sentence for Colorado theater shooter James Holmes on Friday, prompting shocked sobs from victims, police officers and his own mother. The former neuroscience graduate student will instead spend the rest of his life in prison for mass murder.
Jurors in the Colorado theater shooting case reached a decision Friday on whether James Holmes should be sentenced to life in prison or the death penalty.
Jurors in the Aurora theater shooting trial on Friday asked to review graphic crime scene video taken inside the theater after the shooting.
The jury will hear closing arguments in the final sentencing phase of the Aurora theater shooting trial on Thursday afternoon.