84% of all Colorado sheriffs have filed a lawsuit against the new gun law that passed earlier this Spring in the wake of the Sandy Hook school shooting. The sheriffs are hoping to have the new restrictions invalidated because they believe they violate the Second Amendment. Show More Summary
DENVER (Reuters) - A group of Colorado county sheriffs, angry over two new state gun control laws passed in the wake of last year's mass shootings in Connecticut and Colorado, filed a federal lawsuit on Friday seeking to block the laws from going into...
A 22-year-old Colorado woman is dead after accidentally shooting herself in the head while drinking and showing her friends her new AK-47-type rifle. Read more...
Drinking with friends, Colorado women accidentally shoots and kills herself with her new assault rifle....
The judge in the Aurora movie theater shooting case will listen to defense lawyers' arguments against the constitutionality of Colorado's insanity defense law, Reuters reports. The law is unconstitutional, lawyers say, because it says James Holmes can't summon mental health experts of his own choosing—rather than court-appointed ones—at...
DENVER (Reuters) - The judge who will hear the capital murder case against accused Colorado theater gunman James Holmes has agreed to hear arguments on the constitutionality of Colorado's insanity defense law in death penalty cases.
Approximately 3,500 potential witnesses have been identified by prosecutors in the movie theater shooting case in Aurora, Colorado. James Holmes’ public defenders have reportedly asked for more time to review the 83-page document listing the thousands of potential witnesses. Although they originally had until May 17 to finish up, defensive attorneys are now requesting a [...]Show More Summary
A Rangeview High School employee who moonlights as an armed security guard accidentally shot a student to whom he was giving a ride home yesterday. Read more...
A judge said Monday there is good cause to let Colorado movie theater shooting suspect James Holmes change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity.But Judge Carlos Samour Jr. said he will not rule until other matters are resolved,...Show More Summary
Lawyers for James E. Holmes, who is accused of killing 12 people in a movie theater, changed his plea on Monday from not guilty to not guilty by reason of insanity.
Lawyers for James Holmes, the man accused of shooting 12 people to death during a screening of a Batman movie in Colorado last summer, requested Monday to change their client’s plea to not guilty by reason of insanity.
As expected, Colorado movie theater shooting suspect James Holmes has entered a plea of not guilty by reason of insanity. [ more › ]
It's been almost ten months since James Holmes allegedly murdered 12 people in an Aurora, Colorado movie theater and injured another 70, but his trial is barely yet underway. Months ago, we told you the supremely disturbed suspect entered a "not guilty" plea — perhaps in hope of escaping the death penalty — but now James' [...]
James Holmes, the man accused of shooting 12 people to death at a Batman movie in Colorado last summer, is expected in court Monday to change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity.
This week: Lawyers for James Holmes, the suspect in the deadly Colorado movie theater shootings, seek to adjust his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity.
James Holmes will ask a judge to allow him to change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity in the 2012 Aurora, Colorado movie theater shooting. Holmes faces murder and attempted murder charges in the July 20 attack, which killed 12 and injured 70. Show More Summary
What the hell…. “Iron Man” Movie Theatre Promo Stunt Mirrors Colorado Theatre Shooting A operators of movie theatre in Missouri has issued an apology to moviegoers and police after they staged a stunt intended to promote “Iron Man 3,” where
Before last summer’s horrific fatal shootings at The Dark Knight Rises screening in Colorado, hiring costumed “gunmen” to walk into a crowded movie theater as a marketing stunt would have merely been a bad idea that might have made the local news. Post-Aurora, it’s the kind of idiotically ill-advised that results in multiple 9-1-1 calls and the theater having to … [More]
James Holmes wants to change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity.