Aurora Theater Shooting

James Holmes case: Media's argument to make more information available

As we've reported, Judge William Sylvester ordered that the majority of documents in the James Holmes shooting case remain sealed. But those he's letting the public see include the argument by some of the country's major media organizations about why they should be allowed more access, including comparisons to the Gabrielle Giffords attack in Arizona and counter-claims by both the prosecution and the defense. See them all below.
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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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