19 Jul Interview with Denver Post for Article Titled “Both Sides Vie for Victims’ Support in Theater Shooting Case”
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July 19, 2014
The letter arrived in the mailbox of an Aurora movie theater shooting survivor half a year after the attack.
In its six paragraphs of carefully, sympathetically written prose, a woman offered to help the survivor communicate with defense attorneys representing the gunman: questions, concerns, disappointments.
“I would like to learn from your experiences of this case,” the woman, Tammy Krause, wrote in the letter, “and share how I might best be able to assist you.”
After meeting with Krause and anti-death penalty advocates, the survivor had a different impression.
Iris Eytan is a Partner at Reilly Pozner LLP. She practices Criminal Defense with an emphasis in mental health defenses.