Media seeks access to Colo. theater massacre court documents

Several news organizations will go before a judge today in hopes of obtaining information about the Aurora, Colo. movie theater massacre.The organizations are seeking access

AURORA, Colo. - Several news organizations will go before a judge today in hopes of obtaining information about the Aurora, Colo. movie theater massacre.The organizations are seeking access to certain court documents and want the judge to scale back a gag order, which bars University of Colorado Denver from releasing details about the alleged shooter.James Holmes, a former University of Colorado Denver student, is accused of killing 12 people and wounding 58 others when he opened fire in a crowded theater last month during a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises."Report: Psychiatrist contacted university police about HolmesColo. massacre suspect charged with 142 counts, 24 for murderPolice sources: Colo. shooting suspect planned NY massacre

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