Nightly News   |  May 07, 2013

Holmes to change plea to not guilty

James Holmes, accused of killing 12 people and injuring 70 in an Aurora, Colo., during a mass shooting at a movie theater, will ask for a change of plea at his May 13 hearing. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> lawyers for james holmes the accused aurora, colorado, movie gunman says in a filing that their client wants to plead not guilty by reason of insanity. 12 were killed, 70 wounded. if the judge accepts the insanity plea , holmes would undergo a mental health evaluation which would then take months to complete.