DENVER | Prosecutors are expected to argue Thursday that they should get a notebook sent by the Colorado theater shooting suspect to a university psychiatrist because it wasn’t meant for therapy. Prosecutors are to present their arguments and witnesses at a hearing in the James Holmes case. Prosecutors suffered a setback Aug. 30 in obtaining […]
Professors described him as a top-notch student and shy. One professor doubted whether he wanted Holmes in his lab, noting that “he may be extremely smart, but difficult to engage.”
“James Holmes: Do NOT offer admission under any circumstances,” wrote Tranel, a professor of neurology.
DENVER | Newly filed court records allege that the man accused of opening fire on an Aurora movie theater told a classmate he wanted to kill people four months before the shooting. Prosecutors made the allegation in a motion released Friday seeking access to James Holmes’ records from the University of Colorado Denver’s neuroscience graduate […]
Holmes’ defense, though, argued that prosecutors were going on a “fishing expedition,” seeking a mountain of records that likely aren’t relevant
AURORA | James Homes’ court appearance Thursday has been pushed back after prosecutors said they hadn’t yet received all the information needed to argue whether a package he sent his psychiatrist is privileged. In an order issued Wednesday, Judge William Sylvester said the issue of privilege regarding Holmes’ communication with his doctor will be addressed […]
AURORA | The landlord of alleged movie theater shooter James Eagan Holmes has gone to court to formally evict him, saying Holmes violated his lease when he allegedly “murdered numerous individuals” and booby-trapped his apartment. The Denver Post reports (http://tinyurl.com/9yvdngk) that attorneys for Holley Realty & Management filed the eviction papers Wednesday in Adams County […]
KMGH-TV reported that the university psychiatrist, Dr. Lynne Fenton, called the University of Colorado police department in early June to ask for a background check on James Holmes.
“Fenton made initial phone calls about engaging the BETA team” in “the first 10 days” of June but it “never came together” because in the period Fenton was having conversations with team members, James Holmes began the process of dropping out of school, a source said.
CENTENNIAL | A public court record that shows the former graduate student accused in the Colorado movie theater shooting was being treated by a psychiatrist has been altered. The revelation about psychiatric treatment was disclosed in a defense motion last week which said a package discovered in the mailroom at the University of Colorado-Denver contained […]