He dismissed separate claims that Cinemark was negligent in the July 20 shootings, which also injured 70. The ruling was one of several legal hurdles the lawsuits had to clear before going to trial
DENVER | A task force would study how to consolidate Colorado laws for placing someone in involuntary commitment under a bill advanced by House lawmakers. The bill given initial approval Tuesday in a House committee would create a group to meet later this year and make recommendations to lawmakers by Nov. 1. Colorado has three […]
“We haven’t gotten deep into the details until we know there’s a comfort level with these ideas,” Michelle Wolfe, deputy city manager, told council members.
Arrest documents show James Holmes admitted to police quickly that he was the only shooter in the theater, and that he repeatedly threatened his CU doc
“We all agree that there’s a problem of violence in society, and the answer is not just gun legislation,” Mayor Steve Hogan said.
Prosecutors have not said whether they will pursue the death penalty. Under state law they have to announce their decision within 60 days once Holmes enters a plea
“My first response was that I laughed out loud,” said Sen. Greg Brophy, a Republican from Wray.
AURORA | The Aurora City Council has agreed to a request from prosecutors to delay a review of the ambulance response to last July’s movie theater shooting. Reports say that the council wants to know why it took emergency medical workers from the Aurora Fire Department 24 minutes to arrive, even though police arrived within […]
City officials had hoped federal grants would cover the extra legal costs, but City Attorney Charlie Richardson said this week that those grants can’t be used for legal fees and the city will have to foot the bill