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Motion to dismiss Huntsville church murder case denied

Richard Burgin is accused of the murder of two men in a church. (Source: WAFF file) Richard Burgin is accused of the murder of two men in a church. (Source: WAFF file)
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A judge denied a motion to dismiss capital murder charges on Thursday.

Lawyers for Richard Burgin filed a motion to dismiss the charges saying a witness picked the wrong photo out of a lineup and that the case should be dismissed.

READ MORE: Suspect arrested 1 year after brothers found dead in church

Burgin is accused of the 2013 murder of two brothers found dead inside West Huntsville United Methodist Church. Louis and Terry Bradford were found stabbed to death inside the church.

Jury selection for his trial starts Monday.

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