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In the jury’s hands: Scenes from closing arguments

Carol McKinley, CU News Corps

August 7, 2015

1. George Brauchler pacing like a prize fighter before his closing remarks, looking over at the crowded victims’ families side. 2. James Holmes, who had his head on his hands during jury instructions while the jury is out,...

Watch here: Phase 2 Closing arguments

July 31, 2015


Sentencing Phase in Theater Shooting

July 22, 2015

  By Peri Duncan CU News Corps Last week’s 165 guilty verdicts – including 24 counts of first-degree murder – against James Holmes distinguish the beginning of the next phase of his trial: sentencing. The jurors will now decide ...

Pop Quiz

July 21, 2015

During the three sentencing phases in the coming weeks, the gunman’s lawyers will show a human side of him calling a former college roommate from UC Riverside, several teachers and family friends, one of whom has the initials “S.Z.”

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

July 13, 2015

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...

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