Holmes Trial

Theater shootings judge: Fingerprint testimony OK

In a ruling released Monday, Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. said fingerprint comparison was reliable and the prosecution’s witnesses were credible.

Parents of girl shot in Aurora theater massacre sue online firearms store: 'We're coming after you'

Parents of girl shot in Aurora theater massacre sue online firearms store: ‘We’re coming after you’

The lawsuit says James Holmes bought at least 4,300 rounds of ammunition from Lucky Gunner’s website, bulkammo.com, and 700 rounds of ammunition and a 100-round magazine from the Sportsman’s Guide website

Holmes lawyers again cite possible plea change 

DENVER | Lawyers for the man accused of the Colorado theater massacre are again suggesting he could withdraw his plea of not guilty by reason of insanity. Attorneys for defendant James Holmes made the statement in a court filing released Monday …

Prosecutors: Don’t televise theater shooting trial

Last week, attorneys for defendant James Holmes argued courtroom television would violate his right to a fair trial by making witnesses worry about public reaction if they gave testimony considered favorable to Holmes.

Prosecutors: Don’t televise theater shooting trial 

DENVER | Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting case are joining defense lawyers in opposing television coverage from inside the courtroom during the trial, saying it would inflict intense and hurtful attention on victims who testify. In a court filing made …

Aurora theater shooting judge won’t bar firearms witness 

CENTENNIAL | The judge in the Colorado theater shooting case says a firearms expert can testify at the trial of defendant James Holmes. The judge rejected a defense motion to prevent the testimony. He said Wednesday that forensic scientist Dale Higashi is …

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