James Holmes

Lawyers for accused Colorado gunman James Holmes offer guilty plea

James Holmes. Photo: AP

Defence lawyers for the 25-year-old man accused of killing 12 people in a shooting rampage at a Denver-area movie theatre have offered to have him plead guilty in exchange for a life prison term, according to court documents made public on Wednesday.

Thursday, 28 March, 2013, 12:43pm

Colorado cinema shooting judge orders Fox reporter to testify

James Holmes. Photo: AP

A Colorado judge ordered a Fox News reporter on Friday to testify in the case of accused cinema gunman James Holmes and shed light on her anonymous sources for a story about a notebook connected to Holmes.

19 Jan 2013 - 9:38am

Widow of cinema shooting victim sues psychiatrist

Caption: Chantel Blunk, left, arrives for the third day of a preliminary hearing for James Holmes on January 9. Photo: AP

The widow of a victim of the US cinema massacre is suing a psychiatrist for neglect, for failing to have the alleged shooter arrested despite him having “fantasised about killing a lot of people”.

17 Jan 2013 - 11:00am

Who said it?

Andrew Leung Kwan-yuen

A political grouping has no future if it does not prepare itself for universal suffrage. It is an irreversible trend

Business and Professionals Alliance chairman Andrew Leung Kwan-yuen


It was like there weren't normal emotional responses. He seemed detached from it all

9 Jan 2013 - 1:27am

Horror of Colorado theatre massacre recalled at hearing

Colorado shooting suspect James Holmes. Photo: Reuters

The former graduate student accused of shooting a dozen people to death at a Colorado movie theatre last summer sat impassively in court on Monday as police recounted the nightmarish mix of blood, tear gas, screams and flashing strobe lights they found in the darkened cinema.

8 Jan 2013 - 11:22am