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But a whimper: Prosecution rests after final victim’s somber testimony

Kelsey Ray, Staff writer

June 19, 2015

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By Kelsey Ray CU News Corps CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Her words slid out like a flagging exhale, leaden and weak. Once spoken, they seeped into the courtroom, thickening the noiseless air with the burden of their truth: Ashley...

It's a big crime, after all: the feat of finding a jury for theater trial

June 18, 2015

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By Lo Snelgrove CU News Corps  CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Juror #901 was dismissed, but she's not leaving. After the Aurora theater trial juror was abruptly dismissed earlier this week, she showed up unannounced Thursday and sat i...

A Peek Into Key Witness Testimony

June 18, 2015

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By Carol McKinley CU News Corps CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Tomorrow, one of the prosecution’s key witnesses will roll into the courtroom in her power wheelchair and testify. Ashley Moser arguably suffered the most of all of the th...

Bye Bye Middle School Sec

June 18, 2015

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We will miss her. She had class. Always dressed in proper attire (nix on the shorts and Harley Davidson shirt , third row juror). She paid attention. She took her job as one of 24 jurors in the batman theater shooting trial like...

Bonnie Kate Zoghbi brings color to the courtroom

June 17, 2015

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By Lo Snelgrove CU News Corps CENTENNIAL, Colo. — The entire courtroom took notice of Bonnie Kate Zoghbi. Outfitted in a bright orange skirt, a yellow cardigan and a wreath of flowers on her head, Zoghbi sat with her hus...

Aurora theater shooter bought weapons hours after failing big exam

Kelsey Ray, Staff writer

June 15, 2015

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By Kelsey Ray CU News Corps CENTENNIAL, Colo. — He said only fools would blame his murders on bad grades. "Most fools will misinterpret correlation for causation, namely relationship and work failure as causes," Auro...

Juror Problems: Judge Samour bounces three women from jury

June 12, 2015

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We're down to 21 out of an original 24 jurors. In a move that delayed the trial a day, three of the 19 women on the panel were kicked off the Batman movie theater shooting trial last week. I think it's a good thing. One of them,...

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