Fort Hood, TX (CNN) — The Army psychiatrist accused of opening fire at a Texas Military Post in 2009 was back in court today for a pre-trial hearing.
Major Nidal Hasan was originally expected to enter a plea but refused to do so.
The court entered a plea of not guilty on his behalf.
Jury selection in the case is slated to start next Tuesday, July 9th.
Hasan is accused of killing 13 people in a November 2009 murder spree at Fort Hood.
Hasan was shot and paralyzed from the chest down during the shooting.
If convicted, Hasan could face a death sentence.