Messages Show James Holmes' Fascination With Doing Something Evil Before Theater Shooting
Gargi Datta dated Holmes for four months while they were classmates in grad school. When the shy, introverted young man confessed a philosophy of killing via instant message, she initially thought he was joking.
Three Jurors Dismissed In Aurora Shooting Trial For Exposure To Social Media, News Reports
Judge Carlos Samour has regularly throughout the trial reminded jurors they must avoid all discussion and outside information on court proceedings. Twelve alternates are seated with the 12 jurors, so the trial will continue.
James Holmes Was Sane During The Aurora Movie Theater Shooting, Psychiatrist Says
William Reid was the first of several mental health experts expected to testify in the trial. Jurors also heard the first part of an interview taped in 2014 in which Holmes said he has regrets about the shooting massacre.
Conservative Groups Use Aurora Shooting Photo In Attack Ads ... Again
Americans For Prosperity apologized for using a photo of the president mourning Aurora shooting victims in a negative political ad in April. A similar group used the same photo in a new Colorado attack ad this week. Update: the photo is being removed from the TV ad.