Corbin Dates: "I noticed that he got up and went to the right hand side of the exit"
Corbin Dates asked to help demonstrate what he saw with the orange haired person in the doorway
Corbin Dates: "his right foot was propping the door open" and a cell phone in his hand
Corbin Dates: Friend messaged him, and that is why Dates got up to leave. When Dates returned, the lights were dimmed, but the door did not appear to be open anymore. The door looked closed
Corbin Dates: When he returned to the theater, reclaimed seats in second row.
Corbin Dates handed his diagram of the theater. Each survivor/witness has had one so far.
Defense objects, asks to approach
@Stephany: They are slightly different, here is the text from the document:
COUN'I 143-Criminal Attempt to Commit Murder in the First Degree (F2)
On or about 112012012, by engaging in conduct constituting a substantial step toward the cornmission of
murder in the first degree, James Eagan Holmes unlawfully, feloniously, after deliberation, and with the
intent to cause the death of a person other than himself, attempted to cause the death of Corbin Dates; in
violation of sections I 8-3-102(1)(a) and l8-2-101, C.R.S.
COLINT 144-Criminal Attempt to Conlnit Murder in the First Degree (F2)
On or about 712012012, by engaging on conduct constituting a substantial step toward the comrnission of
murder in the first degree, James Eagan Holmes unlawfully and feloniously, under circumstances
evidencing an attitude of universal malice manifesting extreme indiff-erence to the value of human life
generally, knowingly engaged in conduct which created a grave risk of death to persons other than
himself, and thereby attemptedto cause the death of CorbinDates; in violation of sections 18-3-102(1Xd)
and 18-2-101, C.R.S.
Corbin Dates: Points to where he saw the red/orange haired figure exit on picture
Corbin Dates: "It got to the scene where they are introducing catwoman, well maybe a little before that, but i do remember the same exact door swinging right open"
"they defnintely had a helmet on, goggles, the only thing i do remember seeing was their eyes"
Dates could also see the rifle
@NT8: didn't hear the ruling, but they let it continue, so must've been overruled.
Corbin Dates: "2 pops went of and they emitted a kind of gas"
Corbin Dates: "I saw the first round go up to the ceiling, and then I immediately went to the ground."
@BC: gas mask was see thru
Corbin Dates: "Basically laying down, and my initial instinct was to crawl through to the other side"
Corbin Dates: He started hearing people screaming "for their lives"
Corbin Dates: was burned by a bullet casing
Corbin Dates: "I do remember people running towards the left side of the aud, trying to make it through the exit"