Batch of jurors released today appeared for same session as drunk man Monday. The drunk one wasn’t among those released
The defense will likely want a long list of jurors who say they can’t be impartial, Steinhauser said, so they want jurors to at least fill out the questionnaire so they have a record of those who say they have made their mind up about Holmes
Five more jurors released this morning. Judge Carlos Samour Jr. says it feels like ‘Groundhog Day.’ More to come.
“Why aren’t any snacks provided?” one juror wrote.
Judge Carlos Samour, Jr. has released 121 prospective jurors from their summonses so far, leaving about 540 who have filled out their questionnaires and could still be selected.
“I’m concerned we create a road map for someone who is going to show up tomorrow or a week from now,” he said.
2:25 p.m. CENTENNIAL | Another 40 potential jurors in the Aurora theater shooting trial were released Thursday afternoon. Judge Carlos Samour, Jr. released the group after prosecutors and James Holmes’ lawyers agreed that they shouldn’t serve on the jury. Samour released another potential juror because he used to work in the Arapahoe County district attorney’s […]
During Wednesday’s morning session, a prospective juror was caught taking a picture of their jury questionnaire, Samour said.
Seven prospective jurors were dismissed, either because they showed proof that they live outside Arapahoe County or brought a note from a doctor. One showed up at the wrong trial; prosecutors suspected another of sleeping in the courtroom.