Theater Shooter May Not Be Executed Even If Sentenced To DieThe time has come for jurors to hear whether James Holmes should be executed for killing 12 people in a Colorado movie theater. But even if they decide on death, Holmes could spend the rest of his life in prison awaiting capital punishment that never happens.
For Colorado Lawmaker, Death Penalty Debate PersonalRep. Rhonda Fields stood before her colleagues recently and told them about her dead son. He would have turned 30 that day.