Lawyers to pursue insanity defense for Colorado gunman

By REUTERS
May 8, 2013 00:28

 
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DENVER - Lawyers for accused Colorado movie theater gunman James Holmes intend to pursue an insanity defense in the capital case, court records released on Tuesday show.

Holmes is charged with multiple counts of first-degree murder and attempted murder for opening fire inside an Aurora, Colorado, cinema in July during a midnight screening of the Batman film The Dark Knight Rises. The rampage killed 12 moviegoers and wounded 70 others.

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