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James Holmes Mental Health

No Doubt Holmes Was Psychotic, Says Defense Expert

AP | By SADIE GURMAN | Posted 06.25.2015 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Attorneys for Colorado theater shooter James Holmes began presenting their case Thursday by calling a psychiatrist who said...

Psychiatrist: Holmes Never Revealed Murderous Plan

AP | By SADIE GURMAN | Posted 06.16.2015 | Crime

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The psychiatrist who treated James Holmes before he attacked a Colorado movie theater said Tuesday that she would have call...

James Holmes Helped Police Defuse Bombs At His Apartment

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 10.18.2013 | Crime

Aurora police officers testified in court Thursday that theater shooting suspect James Holmes helped the officers to diffuse explosives that Holmes ha...

James Holmes' Attorneys Want Public Access To Shooting Case Restricted

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.27.2013 | Crime

Attorneys for suspected Aurora theater shooter James Holmes have filed a motion to keep more information about the case secret from the public. Hol...

Secret James Holmes Mental Health Report Completed

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.09.2013 | Crime

DENVER -- A report detailing the mental health of Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes has been completed and sent to the court, according t...

James Holmes Arrives At Hospital For Psychiatric Evaluations

Posted 08.06.2013 | Denver

James Holmes, the 25-year-old Aurora movie theater shooting suspect, arrived at Colorado Mental Health Institute in Pueblo on Monday in order to under...

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...

James Holmes To Get Mental Health Evaluation

AP | DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 06.05.2013 | Denver

CENTENNIAL, Colo. -- James Holmes, the former neuroscience graduate student accused of the deadly Colorado movie theater shootings, is headed to the s...

America's Mental Health Challenge

Elizabeth H. Bradley | Posted 12.20.2012 | Impact
Elizabeth H. Bradley

Although rarely included in the public discourse regarding health reform, stories like James Holmes' reflect the ways in which our faltering health care system is even more problematic when it comes to mental health.

Aurora Shooting Suspect Showed Gun, Talked About Mental Disorder To Classmates

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.28.2012 | Crime

In the months before the mass shooting in a Colorado movie theater, James Holmes withdrew from his already small social circle into a near solitary ex...

Prosecutors: Aurora Suspect Made Threats Months Before Shooting

AP | NICHOLAS RICCARDI and DAN ELLIOTT | Posted 10.24.2012 | Crime

DENVER — The man accused of opening fire on an Aurora movie theater told a classmate he wanted to kill people four months before the shooting, n...

Alleged Aurora Shooter Saw 3 Mental Health Experts

Reuters | Posted 10.21.2012 | Crime

By Keith Coffman DENVER, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Accused Colorado gunman James Holmes, charged with killing 12 people in a movie theater r...

James Holmes Saw Psychiatrist Who Specializes In Schizophrenia: What Is It?

Posted 07.30.2012 | Healthy Living

James Holmes, the 24-year-old former graduate student at the University of Colorado who is facing 24 counts of murder and more than 100 counts of atte...