Prosecutors want Sylvester to tell defense lawyers to file any motions they have in mind so they can be argued. The defense said that would be speculative and outside the court’s power.
City officials had hoped federal grants would cover the extra legal costs, but City Attorney Charlie Richardson said this week that those grants can’t be used for legal fees and the city will have to foot the bill
Tom Sullivan, whose son, Alex, was killed, said someone talking about space aliens tried to contact him about the theater shootings through his union, the American Postal Workers.
DENVER | The City of Aurora has asked a judge to lift a gag order preventing officials from discussing the July 20 attack at a movie theater that left 12 dead and 70 injured. In court papers filed Tuesday and made public Wednesday, an attorney for the city said officials have received several requests from […]
“Rot in Hell, Holmes,” yelled Steve Hernandez, whose daughter Rebecca Wingo was one of 12 killed July 20 inside the Century Aurora 16 theater, as Holmes was being led out of the courtroom
In a 61-page ruling handed down late Thursday, Chief District Judge William Sylvester said that over the course of a three-day preliminary hearing prosecutors showed ample evidence against Holmes
Prosecutors say attack was well planned and Holmes chose ‘perfect venue’ to unleash horror, Holmes’ lawyers opted not to mount defense
Monday’s seven-hour session ended with Aurora police Detective Todd Fredericksen testifying about some of the wounded he interviewed after the July 20 shooting
Many of the survivors and family members of the dead are expected to attend the preliminary hearing, and court officials expect an overflow crowd of reporters and spectators