'It Poisons The Jurors': Trump's Tweets Unlikely To Affect Terror CasePresident Donald Trump's tweets calling for the death penalty for the man charged in the New York truck rampage could give defense attorneys grounds to argue that Trump has poisoned the minds of potential jurors. But some legal experts doubt that argument will slow the case.
Trump Calls For Death Penalty For NYC Truck Attack SuspectPresident Donald Trump on Thursday backed away from his threat to send the suspect in the New York bike path attack to Guantanamo Bay, acknowledging in an early morning tweet that the military judicial process at the Cuban detention center takes longer than the civilian federal court system.
Colorado Death Penalty Case Could Cause Courtroom RemodelingA judge presiding over El Paso County's first death penalty case in a decade says he will request the jury box be enlarged to accommodate a panel of 12 people plus six alternates.
Man Pleads Guilty In Shooting Death Of DoctorThe man accused of shooting and killing a popular doctor and injuring two women pleaded guilty in exchange for life in prison on Thursday.
Man Accused Of Killing Doctor, Shooting 2 Women, Enters PleaThe man accused of shooting and killing a popular doctor and injuring two women entered a plea on Thursday.
Another Attempt Launched To Repeal Death Penalty In ColoradoAnother attempt to repeal the death penalty in Colorado is underway at the capitol.
Hearing Pushed Back For Man Accused Of Shooting Wife, Killing DoctorThere's been another delay in court for a man to enter a plea on charges he shot and killed a popular doctor.
Father Of Colorado Theater Victim Loses Bid For State SenateThe father of a man killed in the Aurora movie theater shootings has lost his bid for a Colorado state Senate seat.
Colorado Lawmakers Reject Plan To Tweak Death PenaltyA bill that would make it easier for Colorado juries to give the death penalty failed Wednesday when a Republican senator joined Democrats in saying that unanimous verdicts for capital punishment should stay a requirement.
Judge Rejects Colorado Death Penalty Expert In Montana Murder CaseA federal judge on Tuesday denied a request from the defendant in a double-murder case on Montana's Crow Indian Reservation to appoint a Colorado lawyer who specializes in the death penalty.
Colorado Death Penalty Debated As 2 Mass Killers Get LifeA Denver jury's refusal to give the death penalty to a man who stabbed five people to death in a bar, coming on the heels of theater shooter James Holmes' life sentence, has many wondering whether the ultimate penalty will ever again be applied in Colorado.
Defense Finishes Closing Arguments In Dexter Lewis' Death Penalty TrialDefense attorneys wrapped up their arguments in the second phase in Denver's death penalty case Thursday morning.