Two months after the initial verdict, an Illinois judge ruled Tuesday against a retrial for Jennifer Hudson’s ex-brother-in-law, William Balfour. And, because there will be no retrial, Balfour is still sentenced to life in prison.
James Eagan Holmes appears in court for first time after killing 12 and injuring 58 in Colorado movie theatre on Friday.
DENVER (AP) — James Eagen Holmes came from a well-tended San Diego enclave of two-story homes with red-tiled roofs, where neighbors recall him as a clean-cut, studious young man of sparing words.
A gunman wearing a gas mask and black SWAT gear hurled a gas canister inside a crowded movie theater during a midnight showing of the new Batman movie Friday and then opened fire, killing 12 people and wounding nearly 60 others in an attack so bizarre that some moviegoers at first thought they were watching Hollywood special effects.