JAMES HOLMES

  • Judge accepts insanity plea in Colorado shooting case June 4, 2013

    Colorado: A judge on Tuesday accepted James Holmes' plea of not guilty by reason of insanity, setting the stage for a lengthy mental evaluation of the Colorado theater shooting suspect. The court clerk placed a written advisory of the ground rules of the plea before Holmes so he could follow...
  • Colorado: Judge enters not guilty plea for gunman March 13, 2013

    Centennial: A bearded and bushy-haired James Holmes sat quietly as a packed courtroom waited Tuesday for a plea that could help shed light on a deadly shooting rampage he is accused of going on in a crowded Colorado movie theater last summer. Instead, his lawyers told the judge they weren't ready...
  • US: Theatre massacre accused to face trial January 11, 2013

    Denver: Aurora theatre shooting accused James Holmes is set to face trial after a judge cited enough evidence against him to start proceedings. The prosecutors have identified 160 counts under which Holmes will be tried. The former neuroscience doctoral student is charged with 24 counts of firstdegree murder and 140 counts...
  • Batman shooting suspect charged with murder July 31, 2012

    Centennial: The former graduate student accused of opening fire at a Denverarea screening of the latest "Batman" film, killing 12 people, was formally charged on Monday with 24 counts of firstdegree murder and 116 counts of attempted murder. James Holmes, 24, was formally charged during his second court appearance since his...
  • 'Batman' shooting suspect was seeing psychiatrist July 28, 2012

    Denver: The former graduate student accused in the deadly Colorado movie theater shooting was being treated by a psychiatrist at the university where he studied, the first indication that he may have sought help before the rampage that killed 12 people and wounded 58. Attorneys for James Holmes, 24, made the...
  • Batman mask found from shooting suspect home July 23, 2012

    Aurora: University of Colorado officials were looking on Sunday into whether James Holmes used his position in a graduate program to collect hazardous materials, but school officials weren't saying whether they knew the suspect in a movie theater massacre was anything more than a hardworking student. Law enforcement officials also revealed...
  • 'Batman shooting suspect had planned the attack' July 22, 2012

    Aurora: The shooting suspect who went on a deadly rampage inside a Colorado theater planned the attack with "calculation and deliberation," police said on Saturday, receiving deliveries for months which authorities believe armed him for battle and were used to rig his apartment with dozens of bombs. Authorities on Saturday removed...
  • Suspect in Colorado shootings identified by US July 20, 2012

    Washington: US law enforcement officials say the suspect in Friday's deadly shooting in Colorado is 24yearold citizen James Holmes. Officials believe Holmes killed a dozen people when he fired into a crowded movie theater in a Denver suburb. He was wearing a gas mask and set off an unknown gas...