The Colorado Supreme Court refused on Monday to hear an appeal challenging the conviction of a death row inmate after a witness was killed.
A judge ordered Fox News reporter Jana Winter on Monday to return to court in September for possible questioning about her confidential sources for a story about Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes.
Lawyers for theater shooting suspect James Holmes launched another legal assault on Colorado’s death penalty laws Friday, arguing they don’t set clear standards and that they make it too hard for jurors to weigh mitigating factors.
The judge in the Colorado theater shootings case denied a defense motion seeking the mental health records of prosecution witnesses, bluntly dismissing it Friday as a “fishing expedition.”
Lawyers for the man accused in the Colorado theater shooting will get a chance to argue in court that statements James Holmes made to police after his arrest shouldn’t be used in his trial, a judge said Friday.
Lawyers for Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes are accusing prosecutors of interfering with the defense investigation of the case.
The judge in the Colorado theater shootings has upheld another state law used to charge the suspect, James Holmes.
If convicted he’ll be the first person to face the death penalty in Denver in years, and one day after the district attorney announced his decision in the case of Dexter Lewis, experts are skeptical a Denver jury would go along the capital punishment.
Lawyers for Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes have given the judge a sealed envelope that might contain a notebook Holmes sent a psychiatrist.
The judge in the Colorado theater shootings has upheld the constitutionality of one of the laws used to charge James Holmes with murder.