updated: 06/27/2015 3:28 a.m.
A defense psychiatrist who found James Holmes was insane when he killed 12 people in a suburban Denver movie theater testified Friday that he made his decision without reviewing all of Holmes' medical records.
updated: 06/20/2015 3:29 a.m.
Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting trial rested Friday, concluding their argument that James Holmes methodically planned and executed the 2012 massacre.
posted: 06/09/2015 2:07 p.m.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Two jurors in the Colorado theater shooting trial have been dismissed amid concern that they violated orders not to talk about news reports about the case.
posted: 05/27/2015 3:51 a.m.
The jury in the Colorado theater shooting trial heard excerpts Tuesday from a notebook in which defendant James Holmes detailed plans for the shooting and described his “obsession to kill” since childhood.
updated: 04/29/2015 3:54 a.m.
Katie Medley, nine months pregnant and crouching between the seats of a movie theater filling with tear gas, gunfire and screams, looked at her husband Caleb's bloody face and told a friend, "He's dead, he's dead."
posted: 04/27/2015 11:16 a.m.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. — The parents of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes joined the parents of his victims in line on a gray and drizzly Monday morning before entering the courthouse where lawyers prepared to declare why he should be executed or spend the rest of his life in a mental hospital.
updated: 01/21/2015 4:10 a.m.
Theater shooting defendant James Holmes sat quietly and leaned back in his chair in court on Tuesday just hours before the start of the arduous process of choosing the jurors who will decide whether he was sane when he opened fire in a packed Colorado movie theater.
posted: 01/19/2015 9:44 a.m.
DENVER — One of the deadliest mass shootings in U.S. history will be replayed in a Colorado courtroom — but only after an unprecedented jury pool of 9,000 people is winnowed to a handful to decide whether James Holmes was insane when he opened fire in a suburban movie theater.
posted: 12/20/2014 11:43 a.m.
DENVER — The parents of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes begged Friday for his life to be spared through a plea bargain — a move that rekindled the long-running, emotional debate about whether the horrific details of the mass killing should be played out at his upcoming trial.
posted: 12/05/2014 12:06 p.m.
DENVER — Defense attorneys in the Colorado theater shooting case are requesting another delay in James Holmes' trial, saying they don't have enough time to prepare for the Jan. 20 start date.
posted: 12/04/2014 2:57 p.m.
The judge in the Colorado theater shootings case has rejected another attempt by defense lawyers to rule out the death penalty.
posted: 07/09/2014 12:01 p.m.
The trial in the Colorado theater shootings case has been delayed again because the second sanity evaluation of defendant James Holmes will take more time than expected.
posted: 04/20/2014 4:21 a.m.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.
posted: 12/24/2013 5:29 a.m.
MOSCOW — National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says he has accomplished what he set out to do after leaking NSA secrets that have caused a reassessment of U.S. surveillance policies.
posted: 10/18/2013 3:18 a.m.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Defense attorneys weren’t able to speak to James Holmes for at least 12 hours after his arrest in July of 2012 and one testified Thursday that investigators ignored her demand that they not question the Colorado theater shooting suspect about explosives found in his apartment.