Trial Shifts, Jury Will Now Decide If Theater Shooter Will Be Sentenced To DeathAurora 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.
Theater Shooter's University Psychiatrist Set To TestifyA mental health professional who was doing therapy with James Holmes before he carried out his deadly attack on an Aurora movie theater is expected to testify Tuesday.
2nd Phase Of Jury Selection In Aurora Theater Shooting Trial Focuses On Insanity, Death PenaltyJury selection in the Aurora Theater Shooting trial has entered its second phase as attorneys began questioning potential jurors individually.
Focus On Sanity Is Complex In 2 High-Profile Colorado Murder CasesAs one murder case with an insanity plea central to the defense concludes, another more high-profile one is lurching along.
Holmes Dating Website Records Can Be Used At Trial Records from two dating websites where Colorado theater shooting defendant James Holmes asked "Will you visit me in prison?" can be used as evidence in his trial, the judge ruled Thursday.
Judge Reconsiders Trial, Hearing Dates For HolmesThe judge overseeing the Colorado theater shooting case agreed on Tuesday to give the state mental hospital until mid-September to complete an examination of James Holmes.
Judge: Holmes' Attorneys Won't Attend Sanity ExamThe judge in the Colorado theater shooting case has rejected a request by defense attorneys to attend the suspect's court-ordered psychiatric examination.
Judge Rejects Holmes' Challenge To Insanity Law The judge in the Colorado theater shootings has rejected arguments by defense lawyers that state laws on insanity and the death penalty violate the Constitution.
Holmes Lawyers Try To Clear Path For Insanity PleaLawyers for Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes asked a judge Thursday to clear away their legal questions so Holmes can plead not guilty by reason of insanity.
Insanity Bound to be Next Big DebateWhen we finally get to the trial stage of the Aurora tragedy, all of us will be forced to examine how we feel about how our justice system defines and treats the criminally insane. Answering that question may be harder than we think.