The trial kicked off Monday nearly three years after the July 2012 shooting in which 12 people died and another 70 were injured.
Wayne Wicks has been working since February to make global media coverage of the Holmes trial seamless. He's managed the press pool for other high profile trials in Colorado.
Opening statements are scheduled for Monday in the trial of James Holmes, who has admitted killing 12 people and injuring dozens more in July 2012.
- Attorneys will whittle 115 remaining candidates down to 12 jurors and 12 alternates to serve in the months-long trial of James Holmes.Read more
- Officials in Aurora said Wednesday they have spent more than $928,500 on the case, including $517,000 in overtime pay for police and other city employees.Read more
- The trial initially was expected to open in May or early June.Read more
Jury selection is still underway for the trial of James Holmes, which the judge says may last until October.
The second phase of jury selection is expected to take 16 weeks. The trial probably won’t wrap up until October.
The footage is apparently from the jail where Holmes has been held, but its contents have not been made public.
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.