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Jury Finds Cinemark Theater Chain Not Liable In 2012 Colorado Movie Massacre
Jurors ruled in favor of Cinemark USA Inc in the lawsuit filed by more than two dozen surviving victims and relatives of the dead, court spokesman Rob McCallum said on Twitter.
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Schools Can Help to End the Tragedy of Gun Violence
Head of the Calhoun School in Manhattan
Here's one thing we know about school shooters; they don't seem to like school. Even the young men who shoot up movie theaters, Army bases, and workplaces don't seem to like school. So perhaps schools are where we really can do something.
Our Country Has Forgotten the Value of a Life
Lawyer, freelancer, writer
Maybe for a time before dying, a very small time, Bryce Williams's swirling anger, Chris Harper Mercer's swirling anger, stopped swirling. Perhaps, at long last, they felt sated. How relatively pitiful the causes of their anger; how incomparably grievous the consequences.
Chilling Fan Mail Sent To Theater Shooter James Holmes Released
"You are my darling, sweet as a dove in the morning dew."
Credit: Arapahoe District Attorney's Office
Haunting Theater Shooting Evidence Photos Released
The Colorado District Attorney's office this week released a trove of photos, videos and other evidence from the trial of
Weeks Before Aurora Attack, James Holmes Had University On Edge
Though Holmes had "constant homicidal thoughts," he had never revealed specific targets or plans before the attack.
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Leveraging Social Media to Increase Campus Awareness, Encourage Dialogue Across Universities
Ashley Wren Collins
Freelance journalist & author
James Holmes Formally Sentenced To Life In Prison Without Parole
The Aurora theater shooter was a quitter who gave up on life.
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Theater Shooter Is Remorseful, According To His Mom
"We are very sorry this tragedy happened and sorry everyone has suffered so much."
POOL New / Reuters
Did the James Holmes Jurors Get It Right?
Criminal defense attorney in Portland, Oregon
The law in this area requires decisions that are uniquely individualized -- not only as to the defendant, his offense, and his victims, but also as to each individual juror making the ultimate life-or-death decision.
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James Holmes Sentenced To Life In Prison For Aurora Theater Shooting
"Please, no more death," his defense attorney had said.
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The Sentence Is In For Aurora Shooter James Holmes
The court will announce the jury's decision at 5 p.m. MDT today.
Victim's Daughter: Family 'Broken' By Colorado Movie Shooter
"I'm a mess up here.. I just miss him being my dad.. I just miss him being there."
Rick Wilking / Reuters
Father Of Theater Shooting Victim Now Sits In Son's Row At Movies
"We go up and we sit in Alex's row ... and we sit next to him."
Jury Moves Closer To Death Penalty In James Holmes Trial
“If the people haven’t cried enough yet, prepare to cry a great deal more.”
The James Holmes Jury Has Reached A Sentencing Decision
A death penalty ruling will trigger a third phase in the trial.
James Holmes Defense Make Final Appeal For Mercy
A woman interrupted the prosecutor, screaming, ''Mental illness is real," and, "Don't kill him, it's not his fault."
Wrestling With The Notion Of A Good God
Rev. Dr. Susan K. Smith
Writer, author, musician, pastor, preacher and social justice ...
As a child, I was taught that God was and is love. When I watched white police officers and firefighters spraying black people with fire hoses and setting vicious dogs on them, I can remember my mother saying, without batting an eye, "We are to forgive them, Susan."
James Holmes' Dad Saw His Son Make The 'Wide-Eyed Smirk' Before
"We knew some things weren't going well there."
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Sister Of Colorado Theater Gunman Breaks Down On Witness Stand
"I still love him."
POOL New / Reuters
Holmes Juror Wears Metallica T-Shirt Depicting Electric Chair
The judge in the Colorado movie massacre trial sent the jury home until Monday after a member of the panel complained early
Death Penalty Can Be Considered In Colorado Theater Shooting Case
The jury will now decide if James Holmes deserves to die.
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Colorado Death Penalty In Focus As Massacre Trial Enters New Phase
DENVER, July 22 (Reuters) - The lead prosecutor in the Colorado movie massacre trial tore into the state's governor at a
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James Holmes May Not Be Executed Even If He's Sentenced To Death
DENVER (AP) -- The time has come for jurors to hear whether James Holmes should be executed for killing 12 people in a Colorado
Believers, Rampages and the Church in Charleston
Criminal lawyer and law school professor
Why Aren't We More Afraid of Young White Men?
Author, Speaker, Activist
It appears there is nothing young, white men can do, including killing lots of innocent people at church, that will tarnish the positive bias toward that group, and there is nothing amazing enough that black men can do that will allow them to escape being perceived as the ones to be feared.
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