The judge in the Dark Knight shooting case in Aurora, CO has entered a “not guilty” plea on gunman James Holmes” behalf.
The plea was entered today by default after Holmes” attorney said he wasn”t ready to enter a plea by the judge”s deadline.
The judge said Holmes may change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity at a later date if he chooses.
Holmes is charged with 142 crimes stemming from the Colorado shooting — including 24 1st degree murder counts, and 116 counts of attempted murder. If convicted, he faces life in prison … or execution.