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James Holmes Offers To Plead Guilty To Avoid Death Penalty

According to his lawyers.

Posted on March 27, 2013, at 4:27 p.m. ET

Accused Aurora theater shooting suspect James Holmes listens at his arraignment on March 12.
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Accused Aurora theater shooting suspect James Holmes listens at his arraignment on March 12.

BREAKING: Lawyers say Colorado theater shooting suspect offers to plead guilty to avoid death penalty.

BREAKING: Lawyers say Colorado theater shooting suspect offers to plead guilty to avoid death penalty.-- The Associated Press

During Holmes' arraignment two weeks ago, the judge entered a standard not-guilty plea on the suspected Aurora shooter's behalf. Holmes' defense team was apparently unprepared to enter a plea at the time.

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