James holmes dating profile
His mental state deteriorated and campus security were eventually warned.Holmes dropped out of his course and no one outside of the university was warned prior to the shooting.
Multiple psychiatrists diagnosed him with some form of schizophrenic or schizoaffective disorder or related schizotypal or schizoid personality disorder. It lasted 11 weeks, after which he was found guilty.Nor is it surprising that Holmes' lawyers would attempt to suppress as much evidence as they can, he said."In death penalty litigation, you raise every conceivable legal challenge because at stake is the very life of your client," Johnson said. Prosecutors want to use the question Holmes posed on an online dating profile before the massacre to show that he was capable of distinguishing right from wrong, which could undermine his insanity defense.Public defenders sought to have the prison visitation question - and other data investigators mined from two dating websites Holmes allegedly used - suppressed as irrelevant and prejudicial.A profile featuring James Eagan Holmes is genuine, according to a spokesman for the dating website.
“There was a profile and it was taken down as soon as was alerted to it,” said Matthew Traub, spokesman for
The former University of Colorado neuroscience graduate student has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.
Defense lawyers said in recent court filings their client was "in the throes of a psychotic episode" when he went on the shooting spree.
On August 24, Holmes was sentenced to 12 consecutive life sentences, plus 3,318 years in prison, without the possibility of parole.
According to Datta, Holmes often made corny jokes that made other people feel uncomfortable.
Samour also said a photograph Holmes posted on one of the websites with his hair dyed red was also relevant for identification purposes since he had the distinctive hair color when he was arrested after the shootings.