The Colorado Department of Human Services announced a new task force last week that will review the system and make recommendations about how to improve it.
Aurora’s breweries teamed up to brew a special beer under the direction of The Fermentologists home brew club. The Aurora Strong Ale will release at Dry Dock Brewing Co., Dad & Dude’s Breweria, Launch Pad Brewery, Two22 Brew, Ursula Brewery, Copper Kettle Brewing Co., and Mu Brewery.
More than half the victims who responded —54 percent — said having the trial televised was helpful or somewhat helpful. One positive response said having the trial aired was good because it helped shine a light on what happened that night.
The company’s lawyers say in court filings this month that they need the money to cover the costs of preserving evidence, retrieving and copying records and travel.
Judge R. Brooke Jackson issued the order to dismiss the lawsuits — brought by a number of survivors of the 2012 theater shooting — “with prejudice,” according to federal court documents.
State officials have repeatedly refused to tell the public where or how he is being held.
But some touched by other mass shootings in which the killers have died say they are grateful to be spared the extended, emotionally grueling legal proceedings of the kind that have added to publicity for killers like the Aurora, Colorado, theater shooter
After being convicted last year of killing 12 and wounding 70 more in the July 2012 attack, James Holmes was moved from Colorado Department of Corrections custody to an undisclosed prison
Experts say the loss Thursday to Cinemark may also have hurt the chances of other survivors in the few remaining lawsuits stemming from the 2012 rampage