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'Batman cinema shooting': Pictures released from inside cinema and booby-trapped apartment
James Holmes killed 12 people in the 2012 shooting.
# aurora massacre
'Batman' cinema killer James Holmes jeered and slammed with 3,318-year sentence
“Sheriff, get the defendant out of my courtroom.”
# aurora massacre
'Batman' cinema shooter James Holmes spared death penalty
The jury spent two days deliberating after three months of evidence.
# aurora massacre
'Batman' cinema shooter James Holmes found guilty, despite insanity plea
After being convicted on all 165 charges, Holmes could now face the death penalty.
# on trial
The mental state of Batman cinema shooter James Holmes is still being debated
He has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.
# aurora massacre
"Airport or movie theatre" - Read the chilling diary of the 'Batman' cinema killer
“Serial murder: Too personal, too much evidence, easily caught, few kills.”
# Courtroom drama
"There was a lot of blood": Victims describe night of 'Batman' cinema massacre
James Holmes is pleading not guilty by reason of insanity.
# James Holmes
After years of delays, 'Batman' cinema shooting trial to get under way
James Holmes has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.
# Aurora
Colorado shooting suspect pleads not guilty by reason of insanity
James Holmes will now undergo months of psychiatric testing to determine whether he was sane at the time.
# Aurora
Colorado cinema shooting suspect may plead not guilty by insanity
James Holmes entered a ‘not guilty’ plea by default – but lawyers may now plead insanity to spare the death penalty.
# Aurora
Prosecutors to seek death penalty in US cinema shooting
“In all the information that is available to me, it is my intention that for James Eagan Holmes in this case, justice is death,” the prosecuting lawyer said today.
# Massacre
Courtroom drama at Colorado cinema massacre trial
A shout of ‘rot in hell’ was heard as the judge delayed the official laying of charges against James Holmes.
# Massacre
Colorado court shown chilling images from suspect's iPhone
James Holmes’ lawyers declined to make their case today so a ruling on whether he can stand trial is awaited.
# Shooting
Court hears frantic 911 calls from US cinema massacre
More than 40 emergency calls were made in a 10-minute period on that fateful day in July 2012.
# Murder
Court hears of harrowing scenes at Aurora cinema shooting
One police officer recalled finding the youngest victim, a six-year-old girl, with no pulse.
# Cinema shootings
Court to hear details of Colorado theatre massacre
A week-long preliminary hearing will determine whether James Holmes, 25, will stand trial for the fatal shootings of 12 people last July.
# Aurora
Court records show that Dark Knight shooter made threats
James Holmes was barred from his university after allegedly making threats to someone on campus.
Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
# Gun Crime
Notorious 'Son of Sam' serial killer speaks out against guns
David Berkowitz, who carried out 13-month shooting spree in the 1970s, said his hope was for young people to realise “just how terrible this violence is.”
# Ohio
Ohio man brings weapons to Batman screening for 'protection'.
Scott A Smith brought guns, ammunition and knives into the theatre in Westlake in Ohio.
# Mass Shootings
Explainer: Is there a common thread to all mass shootings?
Many have searched for answers to why atrocities such as the recent mass shooting at a cinema theatre in the US happen. But there are many myths and misconceptions about such incidents.
# Colorado
Colorado shooting suspect charged with 24 counts of murder
The 24-year-old suspect has been formally charged with a total of 142 counts over the deadly shootings at a Colorado cinema earlier this month.
# colorado shooting
Dark Knight Rises composer writes song for Aurora victims
Hans Zimmer recorded the song in the days following the tragedy which claimed 12 lives.
# Colorado
Colorado shooting: Suspect James Holmes to be charged today
Holmes is expected to be formally charged with committing one of American’s worst ever mass shootings over a week ago.
# Aurora
Ashley Moser, injured mother of 6-year-old Colorado victim, suffers miscarriage
The 25-year-old was critically wounded in the Aurora cinema shooting earlier this month.
Colorado shooting victims being laid to rest in Ohio, Texas
Matt McQuinn, who dived in front of his girlfriend during the shooting, and Jessica Ghawi, who survived another random shooting just months earlier, will both be laid to rest today.
# Colorado
Colorado suspect 'was seeing university psychiatrist' before massacre
A court in Colorado has seen disputes over whether medical privilege covers contact between James Holmes and his doctor.
# need to know
The Evening Fix: Friday
Things we learned, loved and shared today.
# Colorado
Colorado suspected gunman 'can't remember' shooting spree
Alleged killer James Holmes is repeatedly asking guards why he is in prison – claiming that he has no memory of the shooting which took place in a packed Colorado cinema last week.
# Colorado
Graphic shows every piece of equipment carried by the Colorado shooter
James Holmes purchased thousands of rounds of ammunition in the months prior to the attack.
# Colorado
Colorado massacre: Suspect 'sent warnings of attack to lecturer' says James Holmes sent a spiral-bound notebook with drawings of his plans to a college professor.
# Shooting
VIDEO: Batman star Christian Bale pays tribute to Aurora victims
The actor visited the devastated city to meet with survivors as they recover in the local medical centre.
# Colorado
Judge bans cameras from courtroom in Colorado movie shooting case
Meanwhile, Christian Bale visited survivors of Friday’s shooting and lays flower at memorial.
# Colorado
Colorado shooting suspect appears in court ahead of formal charges
James Holmes appears in court with bright orange-red hair, as prosecutors consider whether to seek the death penalty.
# Batman Massacre
Colorado latest: victims named as police say suspect planned massacre for months
More on the suspect, the victims and police activities on the booby-trapped Paris Street.
# Colorado
Obama pays tribute to movie massacre victims
Meanwhile, police are still trying to work their way into the suspect’s booby-trapped apartment.
# Colorado
Booby-trapped: bomb squad to try and enter suspect shooter's apartment
As details about the suspect emerge this morning, vigils for the victims of the horrific shooting are held across Colorado.