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Colorado movie theater found not liable for 2012 mass shooting

Colorado movie theater found not liable for 2012 mass shooting

The owner of a Colorado movie theater could not have prevented a 2012 shooting that killed 12 people, a jury decided Thursday after victims argued that lax security allowed for the attack.

The six jurors concluded that Cinemark was not liable for the rampage, siding with the nation's third-largest theater chain in a civil case closely watched by the country's major theater companies. The jurors deliberated for about three hours.

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Several survivors of the attack and relatives of the dead had sued the suburban Denver theater, saying it...

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