James Holmes case: Judge lifts gag order related to University of Colorado

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James Holmes.
The University of Colorado is no longer subject to a gag order related to the case of accused Aurora theater shooter and former student James Holmes. Judge William Sylvester has ruled that it's now up to the university to decide what information to release.

In another motion made public today, attorneys for Holmes said they are "extremely concerned" about his well-being.

In a motion filed late Thursday afternoon (and on view below), Holmes's attorneys said they tried to visit their client at the Arapahoe County Jail at 1 p.m. On Wednesday, they'd successfully requested that a hearing scheduled for Thursday be postponed because Holmes had gone to the hospital. Subsequent reports indicate that he tried to harm himself on three separate occasions Tuesday by banging his head.

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Judge William Sylvester.
When Holmes's attorneys showed up to the jail, they said they were told "they would not be permitted to meet with Mr. Holmes at that time." No explanation was given, they wrote. "Counsel for Mr. Holmes are extremely concerned about the well-being of their client and are currently being denied any information from the jail about his welfare," they wrote.

Judge William Sylvester issued a hand-written ruling that same day granting defense attorneys "reasonable access at least once per day" to Holmes. (Read it below.)

As for the lifting of the gag order, Sylvester has ruled that "it is up to the University of Colorado to make determinations regarding the release of information."

"The Court has restricted the release of information for almost four months now," he wrote in a ruling on view below, "giving everyone involved adequate opportunity to prepare for the proper and authorized disclosure to the public."

Media outlets have made more than thirty open records requests to the university, where Holmes was a neuroscience student. The requests ask for staff e-mails regarding Holmes, information about the lab in which he was working and records from the school's Behavioral Assessment and Threat Assessment Team, which Holmes's psychiatrist reportedly alerted about him, among other information.

It's unlikely that the media will get everything it wants. Laws such as the federal Family Education Rights and Privacy Act dictate which student records can be released.

CU has released a statement saying it will conduct a "careful analysis" of the pending requests and release information as the law allows.

Continue to view the statement and documents referenced above.


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QueerRant
QueerRant

A fat sissy is like a grown baby.

Fuzzynutz
Fuzzynutz

I have been gang stalked by COINTELPRO program that has been 24/7 non-stop forced synthetic telepathy for 7 years. The moment this began i started researching constantly and i know our govt. is responsible for experimenting on innocent citizens with very advanced satellite and other secret tech. Search you tube for operation blue beam and holographic psy-ops  and voice of god weapon. There are thousands of victims all over the planet. Check out Top Secret America and start asking questions because we are maybe weeks or months from being another Nazi Germany...

Fuzzynutz
Fuzzynutz

Do a wiki on Dr. Ewen Cameran and psychic driving. Also wiki manchurian candidate. Then google TARGETED INDIVIDUAL and follow as many links as needed..There is agencies in our shadow govt. perfecting thier psy-ops. There are dozens of mind kontrol sites also....

 

Juan_Leg
Juan_Leg

Will the same include the officers who went into the theater firing blindly ????

Ellenemax
Ellenemax

This person is seriously ill. It's not a question of innocence. None of us are. Something went seriously wrong here. Where were his parents? What business did they have bringing him into the world? I've heard he's adopted. I'd be saying that too now if I were them. Where the hell are they now? They have lots to answer for. James is neurologically ill. He's trying to hurt his head. My husband had encephalitis, and behaved in such a way, and wierd wierd behavior before I committed him to johns Hopkins for treatment. He couldn't stand for his head to be above a certain level. He's recovered now, thankfully. As for James, everyone he came into contact with was an enabler. You may believe he's the devil, but our tax payers dollars are going lots of wrong places you don't want to know about. James is in perpetual physical pain, and seriously, seriously ill. You have no idea, and that's a shame. None of this had to happen. There are those out there who know what I mean, and they're hiding. James dying likewise won't save you a penny.

davebarnes
davebarnes topcommenter

"are "extremely concerned" about his well-being"

I am not.

I want him to kill himself while in custody.

Save us taxpayers a boatload of money.

Does anyone think he is innocent?

dcCU
dcCU

@Fuzzynutz have u looked at the murals at DIA lately? I think they have been there since 1995. terrifying and you are right Nazis are trying to start a new world order and conspiracy sites say it begins in Denver. the aerial view of the DIA construct is in shape of a swastika. denver metro has more cameras than anywhere ive ever been too.it doesnt have to be this way. get the word out be aware and fight for freedom.bc if one doesnt they dont deserve to have it, cant remember who said that a founding father i believe.the chem trails are outta control here.all the underground shelters for the elite.high military industrial complex in CO along w neighboring WY.people been asleep too long.time to wake up!

dcCU
dcCU

davebarnes- wholeheartedly agree with andersons2 and poppy33, maybe you should kill yourself and save society from you and ur hateful outlook. it doesnt feel nice to see that printed about you huh? jerk!

poppy33
poppy33

 @davebarnes it is also knowing the high tech mind control weaponry that is being used by corrupt gov't's that are slaves to the Central Bankers and are driving to shut down freedom. You have serious mental problems if you aren't aware of this. Not saying ALL tragedies are a gov't conspiracy- but this case smells like the burnt chicken of gov't cooks.

andersons2
andersons2

 @davebarnes It's not about being innocent, it's about a mentally ill young man. Your ignorance must give you a wonderful outlook on life.

davebarnes
davebarnes topcommenter

I really don't care that James is crazy. Of course he is. He is totally looney. He is not competent to stand trial.But, he committed the crimes. No doubts about that.

Therefore, if he saves me money as a taxpayer by killing himself, then, as a taxpayer, I am happy.

This is all about the money.

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