james holmes

Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. speaks during a 2013 hearing for Aurora theater shooting suspect James Holmes in Centennial. Yesterday, Samour put a new sanity hearing on hold after defense argued he mistakenly granted it.

“There are 336 hours in a two-week period. Considering the manpower and the extensive resources available to defense counsel, and considering further how much notice the defense and its experts have enjoyed regarding deadline at issue, two weeks are sufficient to file any appropriate motions…” Samour said in a ruling released Friday.

FILE - This June 4, 2013 file photo shows Aurora theater shooting suspect James Holmes in court in Centennial, Colo. Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting case joined defense lawyers in opposing television coverage inside the courtroom during the trial, saying it would inflict intense and hurtful attention on victims who testify. (AP Photo/The Denver Post, Andy Cross, Pool, File)

Attorneys for James Holmes made the revelation in court documents released Tuesday that deal with what evidence the defense must share with prosecutors. The doctor’s findings haven’t been released

The defense in the Aurora movie theater shooting case, still angered over an apparent law enforcement leak of information about a crucial notebook, has asked the judge to appoint a special

The evaluation, which will remain sealed, was delivered to the court Wednesday and the two sides are expected to receive copies of it this afternoon, Judge Carlos Samour wrote in an order released Wednesday

AURORA | James Holmes is due in court Monday as the two sides in the theater shooting case argue against having cameras in the courtroom during his trial. Local television stations and newspapers have asked the court to allow a video camera and a still camera inside the courtroom. The prosecution, defense and several victims […]

CENTENNIAL | The judge in the Colorado theater shooting case says a firearms expert can testify at the trial of defendant James Holmes. The judge rejected a defense motion to prevent the testimony. He said Wednesday that forensic scientist Dale Higashi is credible and his testimony would be reliable. Higashi works for the Colorado Bureau of Investigation. […]

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