CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest on the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):

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5:45 p.m.

Prosecutors asked a psychiatrist a series of questions that raised doubts about the doctor’s findings that Colorado theater shooter James Holmes was psychotic and suffering serious delusions at the time of the attack.

District Attorney George Brauchler cross-examined defense witness Dr. Jonathan Woodcock on Thursday and questioned his memories of his interview with Holmes that occurred four days after the July 2012 shootings.

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest on the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):

___

5:45 p.m.

Prosecutors asked a psychiatrist a series of questions that raised doubts about the doctor’s findings that Colorado theater shooter James Holmes was psychotic and suffering serious delusions at the time of the attack.

District Attorney George Brauchler cross-examined defense witness Dr. Jonathan Woodcock on Thursday and questioned his memories of his interview with Holmes that occurred four days after the July 2012 shootings.

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CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The latest on the Colorado theater shooting trial (all times local):

___

5:45 p.m.

Prosecutors asked a psychiatrist a series of questions that raised doubts about the doctor’s findings that Colorado theater shooter James Holmes was psychotic and suffering serious delusions at the time of the attack.

District Attorney George Brauchler cross-examined defense witness Dr. Jonathan Woodcock on Thursday and questioned his memories of his interview with Holmes that occurred four days after the July 2012 shootings.

In response to Brauchler, Woodcock acknowledged his independent recollection of interview was vague and that he didn’t press Holmes on some key points.

Woodcock previously testified that Holmes was suffering from severe mental illness that made him “tremendously emotionally flat.”

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3:15 p.m.

A psychiatrist who determined that Colorado theater shooter James Holmes was insane at the time of the 2012 shootings says that people suffering from delusions can’t always control behavior — even if they know the behavior is wrong.

Dr. Jonathan Woodcock interviewed Holmes four days after the attack and concluded that he wasn’t sane. Two other court-appointed psychiatrists later concluded that Holmes was sane at the time of the attack.

Woodcock testified Thursday that Holmes had a strong family history of mental illness and was in the grip of a psychotic compulsion he could not control.

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12:10 p.m.

A psychiatrist who interviewed James Holmes four days after the 2012 Colorado theater attack says Holmes was psychotic and suffering serious delusions.

Jonathan Woodcock said Holmes’ emotions also were extremely flat. About midway through the two-hour jail interview, Woodcock said Holmes said he was bored. That kind of reaction in the wake of the mass shooting helped Woodcock conclude that Holmes was suffering from significant mental illness.

Two court-appointed psychiatrists concluded that Holmes was sane at the time of the attack. They interviewed Holmes much later — in December 2013 and July 2014.

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11:05 a.m.

One of the defense’s most important witnesses — a psychiatrist who interviewed James Holmes — has been admitted as an expert witness over the objection of prosecutors.

Jonathan Woodcock is an assistant professor of neurology and psychiatry at the University of Colorado’s medical campus, the school where James Holmes was studying before the July 2012 attack. He didn’t treat Holmes before the attack; the defense asked him to interview Holmes after.

Under questioning by District Attorney George Brauchler, Woodcock acknowledged that he had only testified in one criminal case involving an insanity plea in the past 15 years. He took the stand in that 2011 murder case at the request of one of the public defenders who is representing Holmes, Daniel King.

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10:45 a.m.

Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting are questioning whether one of the defense’s most important witnesses — a psychiatrist who interviewed James Holmes — should be considered an expert.

Jonathan Woodcock is an assistant professor of neurology and psychiatry at the University of Colorado’s medical campus, the school where James Holmes was studying before the July 2012 attack. He didn’t treat Holmes before the attack; the defense asked him to interview Holmes after.

Under questioning by District Attorney George Brauchler, Woodcock acknowledged that he had only testified in one criminal case involving an insanity plea in the past 15 years. He took the stand in that 2011 murder case at the request of one of the public defenders who is representing Holmes, Daniel King.

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9:30 a.m.

Attorneys for Colorado theater shooter James Holmes have begun presenting their case aimed at showing he was legally insane when he opened fire on a packed movie premiere, killing 12 people and wounding 70.

The defense’s first witness Thursday was a nurse, Jason Frank, who was working in the jail in November 2012, when Holmes ran head first into walls and fell backward on his bed. They showed a video of Holmes falling to ground and lying there for several minutes.

In questioning by a prosecutor, Frank said Holmes acted normally in other interactions before and after that video was made and noted that his cell has always been very neat.

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