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Colorado theater gunman's sentencing caps grueling trial

The 3,318 additional years were for Holmes' convictions for attempted murder and an explosives count.

Judge set to sentence Colorado cinema shooter to life

Jurors rejected Holmes' insanity plea, convicting him of murdering 12 people and trying to kill 70 others when he opened fire on a packed theater in suburban Denver on July 20, 2012.


Colorado theater shooter James Holmes evade death penalty, gets life term

The same jury had rejected his insanity defense, finding Holmes capable of understanding right from wrong when he murdered 12 people and tried to kill 70 others.

US seeks death for Colorado gunman

James Holmes deserves to die for killing 12 people in a storm of bullets inside a packed Colorado movie theatre one night last July

Colorado shooting: Suspect angry over academic failure

Flailing academic career of James Holmes could be a "possible motive" behind the crime.

Accused Colorado gunman told classmate he wanted to kill people

Holmes began a detailed plan to commit murder after he was denied access to his college campus.


'Dark Knight' killer saw 3 mental health experts before massacre

James Holmes has been accused of opening fire at screening of new Batman movie,killing 12 people.

‘Dark Knight’ killer may be inspired by Batman story

Aragon says Holmes was disappointed that ‘Batman wasn’t blowing away the bad guys with bigger guns.’

Colorado gunman charged with 24 counts of murder

Prosecutors charged a former neuroscience graduate student with 24 counts of murder and 116 counts of attempted murder in the Colorado theatre rampage

Colorado shooting suspect faces formal charges in court

James Holmes is also accused of wiring his apartment with enough explosives.