Attorneys for James Holmes made the revelation in court documents released Tuesday that deal with what evidence the defense must share with prosecutors. The doctor’s findings haven’t been released
CENTENNIAL | The judge overseeing the Colorado theater shooting case says he won’t tell victims not to show emotion when they testify during the trial’s penalty phase. Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. said Thursday defense attorneys’ request to require victims to not show emotion while on the witness stand is unrealistic, offensive and insensitive. He also denied […]
The evaluation, which will remain sealed, was delivered to the court Wednesday and the two sides are expected to receive copies of it this afternoon, Judge Carlos Samour wrote in an order released Wednesday
In an order released Tuesday, Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. agreed to read the letters but only after the trial of James Holmes.
James Holmes pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to charges of killing 12 people and injuring 70 in the July 2012 attack.
“Newtown moved us from words to action,” Giffords and husband Mark Kelly write in their book “Enough: Our Fight to Keep America Safe from Gun Violence.”
“Aurora should be proud of its response to the largest civilian shooting in U.S. history,” the report concludes. “The outcome could not have been better in terms of lives saved and a rapid arrest.”
Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. on Tuesday submitted the heavily redacted questionnaire that thousands of potential jurors will be asked to complete in writing.
Now, how much of this landmark trial would you like to see for yourself? How important would it be to hear smart, educated professionals explain what they knew about Holmes, and what they did to alert others to a potential threat, and what they didn’t do?