“The trial is a part of the healing process, not just for the families who lost a loved one in the theater, but for the victims that survived and for the community as a whole,” he said. “It’s part of that process of tying up feelings and fears and frustrations.”
Sanders’ accomplice, Charles Ferrell Johnson, 34 of Denver, was sentenced earlier this year to 66 years in prison for his role in the crime.
“Down the road, we’re going to have to ask for an increase to take care of roads. It would be helpful if some of us could donate our leftover campaign funds,” she said as her reason for proposing the measure.
BOULDER | Republican presidential hopefuls don’t take the debate stage in Boulder until tonight, but plenty of groups are lining up to tell the GOP candidates what they ought to say. Among those are relatives of the 12 people killed in the July 2012 Aurora theater shooting who are rallying to push lawmakers to take a […]
“This is probably just the beginning of the merchandising and marketing of him from the murderibilia industry’s perspective,” Kahan said.
The event next week at Two22 will include food trucks, beer, face painting and a photo booth. The silent auction runs from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. And it seems like an ideal fit for a brewery that already donates $2.22 from every $10 of proceeds to Colorado charities.
When medical examiners from the Arapahoe County Coroner’s Office started their investigation in the hours after the Aurora theater shooting, the bodies of the deceased were in the same state they were in when police found them in the theater.
“Two separate girls: one taken from us and one who wants to give to us,” Brauchler said, who said events such as the lemonade stand give him hope that Aurora be defined by positive events such as the one on Saturday. “I’m impressed by that and I am moved by that.”
“There’s no reliable way we can identify those few who will pick up a gun and start shooting people from the vast number who might seem odd or unusual or even scary,” said James Alan Fox, a Northeastern University criminologist who has studied and written about mass killings. “You can’t predict it. Did they do everything they could have? That’s another question.”