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James Holmes’ attorneys appeal sanity exam order to Colorado Supreme Court

DENVER  | Attorneys for Colorado theater shooting defendant James Holmes are appealing a judge’s order requiring a second sanity evaluation to the state’s Supreme Court. Court filings released Wednesday show defense lawyers plan to file an appeal of the judge’s ruling within …

PERRY: Moving the Holmes' Aurora theater shooting trial is nothing but fair tirade

PERRY: Moving the Holmes’ Aurora theater shooting trial is nothing but fair tirade

Move it? Where? Don’t look toward Dallas. Or Oklahoma City. Or even Colorado Springs. The only thing jurors in those places would find crazy is that Holmes isn’t already working through the end of death-sentence appeals

Judge won't halt second sanity review of James Holmes

Judge won’t halt second sanity review of James Holmes

Holmes underwent a mandatory sanity evaluation last year. The key findings have not been released, but prosecutors asked for a new evaluation, saying the doctor who conducted the first one was biased

Public, media barred from sanity hearing

Arapahoe County District Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. said testimony from the psychiatrist and other witnesses would “infect a large portion of the jury pool with factual information” about Holmes’ sanity and make it impossible for him to get a fair trial.

Holmes hearing case may focus on accused shooter’s sanity

AURORA | The results of accused theater shooter James Holmes’ months-long psychiatric evaluation could be unveiled at a hearing Monday morning. Holmes is scheduled to appear in court for a hearing Sept. 30. Three officials from the state mental hospital …

Theater shooting victim-witnesses can attend trial

Theater shooting victim-witnesses can attend trial

"In this mass shooting case in which the prosecution seeks the death penalty, should the court exclude hundreds of victims from all the critical stages of the judicial proceedings?" he wrote. Referring to his own analysis and reasoning — which take up 27 pages — he wrote, "The court must answer 'no.'"

Reporter seeks delay in theater shooting hearing

DENVER | Fox News reporter Jana Winter has asked the judge in the Colorado theater shootings to postpone a September hearing on a story she wrote about suspect James Holmes until a court in her home state of New York …

Reporter appeals subpoena over Holmes story

DENVER | An attorney for New York reporter Jana Winter has asked her state’s highest court to reject a Colorado subpoena seeking to identify her sources for a story about theater shooting suspect James Holmes. Winter’s attorney filed an appeal …

Holmes DA wants to limit death penalty testimony

Holmes DA wants to limit death penalty testimony

In motions released Monday, the district attorney's office asked the judge to bar testimony about how the state puts inmates to death if the trial gets to the sentencing phase.

Prosecutors deny interfering with Holmes’ defense

Prosecutors also denied discouraging witnesses from speaking to the defense or warned them that defense lawyers would manipulate their statements if they did