I believe James is suffering from a severe mental illness. I have reached this conclusion because of his behavior in court and pictures of him with his friends. Statements made by his friends, former classmates and neighbors indicated he was a normal kid. He seemed completely normal during the science presentation. His essays and volunteer work indicated a sweet compassionate young man. He sent out warning signals and didn’t try to hide his desire to kill people. He reached out for help and didn’t get it.see more