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LATE AFTERNOON UPDATE: AURORA |  Recorded interviews of Aurora theater shooting suspect James Holmes reveal someone who wanted to subdue suicidal thoughts by turning them into homicidal ones. Video of the interview conducted by Dr. William Reid last summer was shown for a second day Friday at Arapahoe County District Court. Holmes said he purchased […]

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CENTENNIAL | The fourth week of the Aurora theater shooting trial started Monday with discussion of another high-profile death penalty trial, that of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in Boston. Lawyers for accused theater shooter James Holmes told Judge Carlos Samour Jr. they were worried about the effect the widespread media coverage of the death sentence handed down […]

A view inside Courtroom 201 on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, where jury selection in the trial of Aurora movie theater shootings defendant James Holmes is to begin on Jan. 20, 2015, at the Arapahoe County District Court in Centennial, Colo. Jury selection is expected to take several weeks to a few months. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, pool)

“With all respect to the families, their emotions can’t determine the case,” he said. The man, who said he was a single father and former teacher, said he understood the families’ grief and pain, but said those feelings wouldn’t sway his decision.