Holmes Trial

Lawyers in Aurora theater shooting argue over fingerprints, Denver TV stations ask to broadcast trial

Lawyers in Aurora theater shooting argue over fingerprints, Denver TV stations ask to broadcast trial

Several Denver television stations filed a motion asking the judge to allow video cameras in the courtroom during Holmes’ trial. The judge has not yet ruled on the motion

Defense: CU at Anschutz may have withheld Holmes records 

Defense: CU at Anschutz may have withheld Holmes records 

Defense attorneys say they have found out that a prosecution witness sent an email to a friend that indicates that before the shooting, someone gave university officials information about Holmes that they did not act on

Judge says theater shooting lawsuit can go forward

AURORA | A federal judge has rejected Cinemark’s request for the court to toss a lawsuit filed against the theater chain by several victims of the Aurora theater shooting. In a ruling handed down Friday, United States District Judge R. …

DA fights Holmes' bid for inquiry of media sources 

DA fights Holmes’ bid for inquiry of media sources 

In a filing Wednesday, the district attorney’s office questioned whether District Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. had the authority to appoint a special prosecutor for an inquiry into Fox News Channel reporter Jana Winter’s sources

Holmes lawyers renew bid to ID source of news leak

The defense is asking Arapahoe County District Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. to do one of three things: bar trial testimony from all 14 officers who handled the notebook but denied being the reporter’s source; block prosecutors from seeking the death penalty; or appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the leak.

Holmes' lawyers want death penalty tossed over leak to Fox News

Holmes’ lawyers want death penalty tossed over leak to Fox News

The defense asked the judge to either scrap the death penalty, bar more than a dozen officers who saw the notebook from testifying, or appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the leak

Aurora theater shooting tragedy, friendship forge festival

Aurora theater shooting tragedy, friendship forge festival

“Family, friends and community,” said Teves’ mom Caren. “That’s what Alex was all about.”

AP analysis: Colorado gun law based on flawed estimate 

AP analysis: Colorado gun law based on flawed estimate 

“I’m not discouraged by the lower number,” said Democratic Rep. Rhonda Fields, who sponsored the legislation in response to the Aurora movie theater rampage that killed 12 and wounded dozens of others in her district and the elementary school massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, that left 28 people dead, including 20 first-graders. “I think that it’s a good number, because it shows me that people are complying with the law.”

Judge says Holmes exam can be videotaped

Judge says Holmes exam can be videotaped

Judge Carlos Samour, Jr. ruled Thursday that the forensic psychologist conducting the evaluation will be allowed to videotape his interview with the man accused of killing 12 at an Aurora movie theater

Holmes’ lawyers say firearms science is unreliable

But Higashi said the error rate on the sort of testing he does on bullets is less than 1 percent. He also said every piece of evidence is meticulously studied under a microscope