Judge Carlos Samour said the repetitive, daily process of choosing a jury is "starting to feel a little bit like Groundhog Day."
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Already, 2,000 potential jurors were dismissed because of bad addresses or association with the case. It’s expected to take several months for the court to find 12 jurors and 12 alternates.
Jury selection for the trial of James Holmes starts today. If found guilty, he could either get the death penalty, a long prison sentence, or time in the state's mental health system.
In response to the 2012 theater killings, Colorado added clinics, hotlines and mobile units to support early crisis prevention. At the heart of the initiative are 13 walk-in crisis centers.
His legal team admits he was the shooter, but the question is: was he legally insane at the time of the massacre?
The videos show James Holmes' volunteer work as a teenager. His legal team wants them be shown during sentencing if he is convicted.
Robert and Arlene Holmes say their son is mentally ill and should be placed in an institution for the rest of his life.
James Holmes pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to charges of killing 12 people and injuring 70 in the 2012 attack at a Denver-area theater.
Defense attorneys said Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. takes a hostile and demeaning tone toward them in his rulings.