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Holmes found guilty of murder in Aurora theater shooting

Kelsey Ray, Staff writer

July 16, 2015

Filed under AURORA THEATER TRIAL

James Holmes has been found guilty on all 24 counts of first-degree murder and another 141 felony counts. CU News Corps will continue to follow this news and have stories later today. CU News Corps reporters have been at ever...

Who’s in There?

Who’s in There?

July 15, 2015

Judge delivers jury instructions

Kelsey Ray, Staff writer

July 14, 2015

Filed under AURORA THEATER TRIAL

"Count one, Jonathan Blunk. Count two, Alexander Boik. Count three, Jesse Childress. Count four, Gordon Cowden. Count five, Jessica Ghawi. Count six, John Larimer. Count seven, Matthew McQuinn. Count eight, Micayla Medek. Cou...

Nationwide 'family of survivors' brings aid to Aurora shooting victims, future tragedies

July 13, 2015

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By Lo Snelgrove CU News Corps "You do not want to be a victim in this country." ~ Tom Teves, father of Aurora theater shooting victim Alex Teves More than 70 victims of mass killings from the last 20 years and their families...

The Fat Lady is Warming Up

July 13, 2015

Filed under From the Gallery

After 11 weeks, closing arguments in the trial of Aurora, Colorado, theater shooter James Holmes are scheduled to start Tuesday, and the jury is expected to start deliberations on Wednesday. He has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanit...

Defense, prosecution finish testimony

Kelsey Ray, Staff writer

July 10, 2015

Filed under AURORA THEATER TRIAL

By Kelsey Ray CU News Corps The defendant watches emergency room surveillance video of himself during what the defense says was a breakdown CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Eleven weeks after passionately imploring jurors to save his client's life, public defender...

Scenes From the Courtroom

July 9, 2015

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1. Before the defense's star witness Raquel Gur ever testified, she had to sit in the courtroom to wait her turn. Unfamiliar with the gallery, the psychiatrist sat exactly where she didn't want to be: directly in front of the...

DA wrangles with defense's star witness in theater trial

July 8, 2015

Filed under AURORA THEATER TRIAL

By Lo Snelgrove CU News Corps CENTENNIAL, Colo. — No detail of Dr. Raquel Gur's report on James Holmes' mental state was too small for George Brauchler to pick apart. The defense attorney spent all of Wednesday criticizing...

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