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James Holmes Insanity

What Aurora Shooting Suspect's Trial Could Come Down To

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 12.17.2013 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. — CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors and defense attorneys in the Colorado theater shooting case are battling over what ev...

A Year Later, Aurora Shooting Suspect Remains An Enigma

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 09.17.2013 | Denver

DENVER — His face was hidden behind a gas mask, and he was costumed from head to toe in a police-style helmet, black cargo pants and black vest....

Hospital: Holmes' Sanity Review Needs More Time

AP | Posted 08.20.2013 | Denver

DENVER — A mental hospital says the sanity evaluation of Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes will take until mid-September, nearly se...

Thousands Could Be Summoned For Holmes' Jury

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 06.17.2013 | Crime

DENVER -- As many as 3,500 prospective jurors will be summoned when Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes goes on trial, another measure of t...

Holmes' Lawyers Say They Might Drop Insanity Plea

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 06.13.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- Lawyers for Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes say they might withdraw his plea of not guilty by reason of insanity after they s...

Judge Accepts Theater Shooting Suspect's Plea

Posted 08.04.2013 | Crime

BY DAN ELLIOTT, ASSOCIATED PRESS CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- A judge on Tuesday accepted James' Holmes plea of not guilty by reason of insanity, sett...

Colorado Theater Shootings Suspect Enters Plea

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 08.04.2013 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. — A judge accepted James Holmes' long-awaited plea of not guilty by reason of insanity Tuesday and ordered him to undergo a me...

James Holmes' Lawyers Say Insanity Defense Law Is Unconstitutional

Reuters | Posted 07.24.2013 | Denver

(Recasts with court hearing) By Keith Coffman CENTENNIAL, Colo., May 23 (Reuters) - Lawyers for accused Colorado movie ...

Aurora Theater Shooting Prosecutors: The Laws Are Clear

AP | Posted 07.15.2013 | Denver

CENTENNIAL, Colo. -- Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shootings say laws on insanity and the death penalty are constitutional and don't need any of...

Why James Holmes' Insanity Plea Is So Risky

AP | Posted 05.13.2013 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. -- One of James Holmes' lawyers asked a judge on Monday to change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity in the Colorado theat...

Will Colorado Theater 'Shooter' Plead Insanity?

AP | DAN ELLIOTT and NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 05.12.2013 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. — A bearded and bushy-haired James Holmes sat quietly as a packed courtroom waited Tuesday for a plea that could help shed lig...

Judge Rules Holmes Will Face Trial

AP | DAN ELLIOTT and NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 03.12.2013 | Crime

DENVER — A judge ruled late Thursday that there's enough evidence for James Holmes to face trial on charges that he killed 12 people and injured...

Jailers: Batman Shooting Suspect Is A Spitter

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 07.26.2012 | Crime

Since being thrown behind bars as the suspect in the Aurora movie theater shooting, James Holmes has often spit at his jailers, ABC News reports. ...