| Apr 15, 2015
| 6:10 AM
A union plumber, a school teacher and a survivor of the 1999 Columbine High School massacre were among the 19 women and five men chosen to serve as jurors in the death penalty trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes.
The 12 jurors and 12...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 5:43 PM
The months-long process of selecting a jury in the Colorado theater shooting case is nearing its end, the judge said as the pool of prospective jurors, once numbering 9,000, was reduced to 93 on Monday.
Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. said he anticipates a...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 4:49 PM
Kathleen Larimer feels as though she's been punched in the gut whenever his picture pops up in the news. The mug shot with the brightly dyed orange hair, the wild-eyed expression — that one is the worst, she says.
She would like to erase his...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 7:29 PM
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.
The first of thousands of possible jurors...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 6:13 PM
A judge overseeing the Colorado movie theater massacre case said on Wednesday he will not delay the trial of gunman James Holmes again, rejecting a request by the defense for more time to study the results of a second court-ordered sanity exam.
| Dec 19, 2014
| 8:34 AM
The parents of shooting suspect James Holmes on Friday pleaded that their son be spared the death penalty in a deadly rampage in a suburban Denver movie theater that shocked the nation two years ago.
In a letter to the Denver Post and emailed to...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 5:01 PM
The former Marine convicted of killing "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and another man was hospitalized multiple times for psychiatric treatment and was prescribed medication to treat schizophrenia. He spoke of pig-human hybrids and the apocalypse and...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 3:09 PM
Texas lived up to its reputation for swift justice by taking just three days to seat a jury for the trial of the man charged with killing the former Navy SEAL depicted in "American Sniper." But jury selection in two other major U.S. cases is taking much...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 6:00 AM
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.
It will have been...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 2:30 PM
Prospective jurors in the Colorado theater shooting trial presented a judge with a number of excuses on Wednesday for why they shouldn't be on the panel that decides if defendant James Holmes was insane at the time of the deadly attack.
By the end of...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 5:52 PM
A judge released another 100 people on Thursday from jury selection in the Colorado theater shooting trial, as the difficult task of finding people to determine the fate of gunman James Holmes ended its third day.
An unprecedented 9,000 possible jurors...