Jared Lee Loughner -- the man accused of shooting 18 people, including Rep. Gabrielle Giffords -- made a brief appearance in court today to formally hear the charges against him.
A preliminary hearing was set for January 24.
Giffords remains in critical but stable condition.
Jared Lee Loughner -- The Mug Shot
1/10/2011 7:00 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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