AURORA | Jurors in the Aurora theater shooting trial heard details about the autopsies performed on several of the 12 killed in the July 2012 attack on Thursday. Arapahoe County Corner Kelly Lear-Kaul, who performed autopsies on six of the victims, said each one died from gunshot wounds — each the victim of homicide. Using […]
Colorado must wade into the dilemma of how much personal freedom to sacrifice in order for the state to detect and act on those who create such a danger to the public.
It’s a chilling idea, allowing a government agency to look at us under a microscope and determine whether we’re just interested in guns and blowing off a little steam, or whether we’re the next James Holmes
DENVER | Fox News reporter Jana Winter said Tuesday her career and personal life are suffering severe hardships because of attempts to force her to reveal her sources for a story about Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes. Winter’s lawyers filed a motion Tuesday asking the judge to quash a subpoena for her testimony about […]
The hospital cited the volume of documents the psychiatrist in charge has to review before starting the interviews and in-person testing of Holmes.
“Families are grieving and they suffered a terrible loss in a most unexpected, awful way,” Rick Crandall said. “But to be able to rise above the sadness and celebrate what a gift those people were to everybody is so important.”
DENVER | Lawyers for Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes say they might withdraw his plea of not guilty by reason of insanity after they see the results of his mental evaluation. The defense made the statement in a motion filed Tuesday. The motion did not say what plea Holmes would enter if he decides […]
Requiring Holmes to wear a jail uniform would violate the principle that defendants are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty, the judge said.
DENVER | Attorneys are puzzling over their next step in three potentially significant court cases involving convicted killer Nathan Dunlap. Dunlap’s lawyers were pressing the legal challenges when Gov. John Hickenlooper granted Dunlap a temporary reprieve on May 22. If they’re successful, the challenges could force the Legislature to rewrite state death penalty laws and […]