Insanity plea expected for accused movie-theater shooter James Holmes
James E. Holmes at his first court appearance Monday, July 23, 2012.
(WTVR/CNN) – Lawyers for accused movie-theater killer James Holmes are expected to use an insanity plea. They are due in court Monday and are expected to ask a judge to change the plea.
Holmes is charged with killing 12 people and wounding of dozens more after opening fire inside a Denver-area movie theater last summer.
Holmes faces 166 counts of murder, attempted murder and other crimes for the attack.