30, Jan 2015 - Jury selection starts in Colorado cinema massacre trial
By Keith Coffman and Daniel Wallis CENTENNIAL, Co. (Reuters) - A judge in Colorado began the process on Tuesday of choosing the jury for the murder trial of James Holmes, the former neuroscience graduate student who killed 12 people in July 2012 at a midnight screening of a Batman movie. If convicted, he could face the death penalty. Jury selection may take up to four months as Arapahoe County ...
29, Jan 2015 - Arapahoe, CO Picking jury for Colorado theater shooting trial goes slowly
Three prospective jurors in the Colorado theater shooting trial used their cellphones despite a judge's order, one might have been sleeping and all of them endured a slow security screening as the long slog toward...
29, Jan 2015 - Arapahoe, CO Jury selection resumes in Colorado theater shooting
More potential jurors have arrived in court in suburban Denver for the second day of jury selection in the Colorado theater shooting case.
28, Jan 2015 - Arapahoe, CO Jury selection starts slowly in Colorado theater shooting
Three prospective jurors were using their cellphones on Tuesday despite a judge's order, one might have been asleep, and all of them endured a slow security screening as the long slog toward picking a jury in the...
27, Jan 2015 - Arapahoe, CO Jury selection gets underway in Colorado theater massacre trial
Two and a half years to the day after James E. Holmes burst into a movie theater during a Batman premiere, killing 12 people and wounding 70 others in a bloody rampage, jury selection began in his trial Tuesday.
27, Jan 2015 - Craig, CO Jury selection to begin in trial of James Holmes in Colorado theater massacre
When the gavel drops Tuesday in Courtroom 201 at the Arapahoe County Justice Center, the trial of James E. Holmes, accused of one of the most heinous and vicious mass killings in the nation's history, is expected to finally begin.
27, Jan 2015 - Arapahoe, CO Experts: If Holmes found insane, he's unlikely to be freed
FILE - This June 4, 2013 file photo shows Colorado movie theater shooting suspect James Holmes, whose trial is to begin with lengthy jury selection on Jan. 20, 2015, sits in Arapahoe County District Court in Centennial, Colo. Psychiatrists and attorneys interviewed by The Associated Press say that it would be unlikely that Holmes would be released from a state mental institution should a jury ...
26, Jan 2015 - Arapahoe, CO Trial Begins in Aurora Movie Theater Killings
Holmes, 27, could face the death penalty if found guilty of killing 12 people and injuring 58 others at a Colorado movie theater in July 2012.
26, Jan 2015 - Arapahoe, CO Trial Begins for Aurora Movie Theater Gunman
Holmes, 27, could face the death penalty if found guilty of massacring 12 people and injuring 58 others at a Colorado movie theater in July 2012.
12, Oct 2014 - Jury questionnaire in Colorado cinema massacre case finalized
By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) - Prospective jurors in the upcoming murder trial of accused Colorado theater gunman James Holmes will be asked to respond in writing to at least 75 questions, a court document made public on Tuesday showed. The disclosure was made in an order by Arapahoe County District Court Judge Carlos Samour that finalized a sealed questionnaire that will be used to screen ...
05, Apr 2014 - Arapahoe, CO Theater shooting jurors won't visit Colorado's death row, judge rules
Jurors deciding the fate of the Aurora movie theater gunman will not take a trip to Colorado's death row, hear about prison conditions or examine punishments meted out in other murder cases, according to a string of orders released late Monday.
03, Apr 2014 - Colorado theater gunman loses latest round in court
By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) - A Colorado judge overseeing the mass murder case against a gunman charged with killing 12 people in a suburban Denver movie theater has rejected several defense challenges to the state's death penalty laws and abruptly canceled hearings on the issue. The series of written opinions issued on Friday by Arapahoe County District Court Judge Carlos Samour ...
03, Apr 2014 - Judge in Colorado theater massacre case appoints new sanity evaluator
By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) - A judge overseeing the Colorado movie theater massacre case appointed an evaluator on Tuesday to conduct a second sanity examination of accused gunman James Holmes after earlier ruling a first evaluation to be "incomplete and inadequate." Arapahoe County District Court Judge Carlos Samour, in a written ruling, approved the selection by the state mental ...