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Aurora Families Reject Cinemark’s Invitation To Theater Reopening

In a letter to Cinemark, the relatives of nine victims call the offer “disgusting.”

1. The Colorado theater where 12 died and 58 were injured in July will reopen on Jan. 18. One day earlier, Cinemark will host a “special night of remembrance” reception for the families of the victims.

2. The event’s invitation, received by Aurora families two days after Christmas, was particularly disturbing to the relatives of nine victims. They joined in a scathing response:

3. See the full letter below:

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Jessica Testa is a national reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
 
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