There has been no denying that Richard Kirk fired the shot that killed his wife, but he had eaten part of a marijuana laced cookie, and his lawyer may very well argue he was not responsible for his actions.
As the Aurora theater shooting case moves closer to trial, taxpayer-funded attorneys for defendant James Holmes have revealed little about their case, including how much it has cost to defend him.
Jury selection in the Aurora Theater Shooting trial has entered its second phase as attorneys began questioning potential jurors individually.
Summons have gone out to find jurors for the James Holmes trial in the Aurora theater shooting from July 2012. Nine thousand have been sent to potential jurors, the most ever for a criminal case in Colorado.
It’s difficult for grand jurors to conclude that Darren Wilson’s actions in the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Mo., were criminal, a legal analyst told CBS4.
Prosecutors and defense lawyers in the Colorado theater shootings case say witnesses would be vulnerable to harassment and threats if cameras are allowed in court during the trial.
It’s now up to a jury to decide whether or not the Century 16 Theater should have been more prepared for the mass shooting two years ago.
Attorneys for Aurora theater defendant James Holmes are angry about an email prosecutors sent to victims and witnesses.
Denver sheriff’s deputies choked and stun-gunned an inmate who sought medical attention after he was beaten and scarred by other jail inmates, according to a report unsealed Thursday.
Richard Kirk is being held without bond and is charged with first degree murder.