The man who has confessed to opening fire at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs asked to speak in court again on Wednesday at what was supposed to be his mental competency hearing.
Robert Lewis Dear is charged in the deaths of three people and wounding nine more in the shootings last November. When he asked to speak in court again, this time the judge said he couldn’t.
The state hospital report on whether Dear is fit to stand trial won’t be finished until next month so the hearing was delayed until March 23.
Victims and their families were on hand for Wednesday court hearing. Dear sat silently until the proceedings were about over.