Colo. Theater Shooter Gets Life Times 12 Plus 3,318 Years
James Holmes will spend life in prison without the possibility of parole for the 2012 theater shooting that left 12 people dead.By Matt Moreno | August 26, 2015
Aurora, Colorado, theater shooter James Holmes was formally sentenced Wednesday to life in prison without the possibility of parole. The judge handed down 12 life sentences and an additional 3,318 years.
"I want to make it clear that it is the court's intention that the defendant never set foot in free society again," Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. said.
This is one of the longest criminal sentences in history.