Suspect Emerges

Lawyers for accused theater shooter James Holmes say the Arapahoe County sheriff’s office violated a judge’s gag order by releasing Holmes’ latest mug shot to the media. In a motion filed Wednesday, Holmes defense team said the mug shot released Sept. 20 violated a standing order barring the government from releasing details about the case. […]

This photo released on Sept. 20, 2012 by the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office shows James Holmes. Holmes is being held on charges in the shooting at an Aurora, Colo., theater on July 20 that killed 12 people and wounded 52. (AP Photo/Arapahoe County Sheriff)

CENTENNIAL | A Colorado judge has ordered authorities to collect a palm print and DNA sample from the Aurora theater shooting suspect. Arapahoe County District Judge William B. Sylvester issued his order Tuesday. Prosecutors argued Thursday that they needed the print from 24-year-old James Holmes to compare with a print found on the inside of […]

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 […]

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 ( that attorneys for Holley Realty & Management filed the eviction papers Wednesday in Adams County […]