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Why Is James Holmes' Trial So Delayed?

AP | Posted 12.20.2014 | Crime

DENVER (AP) -- Defense lawyers acknowledge that James Holmes opened fire on an Aurora movie theater auditorium on July 20, 2012, killing 12 people and...

Trial Date Moving Again For Aurora Shooting Suspect

AP | Posted 02.27.2014 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A judge is preparing to set a new trial date — the third — for the man accused of killing 12 people at a movie theater ...

What's Happening In The Aurora Theater Shooter's Private Court Appearance

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 01.27.2014 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Colorado theater shooting defendant James Holmes returns to court Monday for a closed hearing on whether he should get a se...

Indefinately Postponed

AP | Posted 11.21.2013 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The judge in the Colorado theater shootings case on Thursday indefinitely postponed the trial of James Holmes so attorneys ...

Prosecutors Demand Holmes' Mental Health Records

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 10.30.2013 | Crime

DENVER — Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting case said Thursday they want the mental health records of defendant James Holmes from the ...

James Holmes' Plea May Slow Aurora Shooting Trial

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 05.08.2013 | Crime

DENVER -- The trial of the former grad student charged in the deadly Colorado movie theater shootings will likely be delayed weeks or months because h...

Report: Communications Failure Delayed Emergency Response

AP | Posted 07.01.2013 | Crime

AURORA, Colo. — Police and fire officials failed to tell each other when and where rescuers were needed following the Aurora theater shootings, ...

Psychiatrist Issued Warning About James Holmes Before Shooting

AP | Posted 06.04.2013 | Denver

DENVER (AP) — Psychiatrist told campus police before Colo. theater attack that Holmes had homicidal thoughts....

Holmes Guilty Plea Not A Sure Thing

AP | By DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 05.28.2013 | Denver

DENVER (AP) — Prosecutors said Thursday they are not ready to accept an offer from Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes to plead guilty in...

Holmes Played Puppets With Paper Bags After Shooting: Cop

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 03.10.2013 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. — It was just hours after a deadly Colorado theater shooting, and James Holmes was not acting like a man accused of methodical...

Police Thought Holmes Was Officer At First

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 01.07.2013 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Police officers who arrested James Holmes after the Colorado movie theater massacre described on Monday the suspected gunma...

Public To Get Its First Look At Evidence In Aurora Shooting Case

Posted 01.06.2013 | Crime

The public will soon get its first look at the evidence against Aurora theater shooting suspect James Holmes. Holmes' preliminary hearing begins on...

Jason Linkins

Here Is The Most Unnecessary Story About The Aurora Movie Theater Shooter That Can Possibly Be Written | Jason Linkins | Posted 09.19.2012 | Media

This is a bit of a late pass, but Mediaite's Tommy Christopher has flagged one of the most gobsmackingly bizarre examples of a story that mixes a blan...

Professors Had Issued A Strong Warning About Alleged 'Batman' Gunman

Posted 08.31.2012 | College

Newly released records show professors at the University of Iowa issued a strong warning after meeting with James Holmes, who went on to attend the Un...

Why The Alleged Aurora Shooter's Defense Could Work

AP | P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 10.30.2012 | Crime

DENVER -- If James Holmes pleads not guilty by reason of insanity, prosecutors wanting to prove that he methodically carried out a deadly Colorado mov...

PHOTO: Shooter's Father Arrives In Colorado

Posted 07.20.2012 | Denver

Robert Holmes, the father of suspected shooter James Holmes, arrived in Colorado Friday following the early morning shooting at the premiere of the ne...

After a Massacre, Obama and Romney Suggest Nothing

Chris Kelly | Posted 09.19.2012 | Politics
Chris Kelly

Twelve people were killed last night, apparently, by a rifle and a handgun and the faulty wiring inside the head of a man named James Holmes. And our response -- America's response -- is going to be nothing.

Gunman Kills 12, Injures 59 In Movie Theater Shooting

AP | THOMAS PEIPERT and P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 09.19.2012 | Denver

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — As the new Batman movie played on the screen, a gunman dressed in black and wearing a helmet, body armor and a gas mask stepped...

Aurora Theater Shooter Identified

AP | THOMAS PEIPERT and P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 09.19.2012 | Denver

AURORA, Colo. (AP) -- Police say 71 people were shot in a suburban Denver movie theater early Friday during midnight shows of the new Batman movie. Tw...