Should an inmate be allowed to leave jail and go to church if he's accused of committing seven murders?
“Fellowship is an important part of being a Christian,” Legg wrote a judge. “I’m trying to better myself through attending church and other faith based classes.”
Legg explained he's receiving visits from Church of Christ ministers, but was “removed” from Sunday services.
“Please don’t let my lapse in judgment affect my growth in grace,” Legg wrote.
The plot failed, but that added a second-degree escape charge to Legg's lengthy list of counts.
A Morgan County judge told Legg earlier this month that he should consult his attorneys for any motions about his case.
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According to WHNT-TV, Legg's attorneys do not believe he is competent to stand trial.
Legg and Frederic Rogers, 24, await status hearings in October for the 2020 mass killing.
Legg and Rogers were captured in Oregon two weeks after the shootings. Court documents indicate they may have been part of a “Seven Deadly Sins” club with three of the victims.
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