Lisa Montgomery

First Woman Executed In Nearly 70 Years

(CNN) - The U.S. has executed its first woman in nearly 70-years. Lisa Montgomery died by lethal injection at the Federal Correctional Complex in Terre Haute, Indiana early Wednesday morning. This after the Supreme Court denied her attorney's argument…

Judge Grants Stay Of Execution For Only Woman On Death Row

(CNN) - A federal judge has granted a stay of execution for Lisa Montgomery, the only woman on federal death row. The stay was granted pending a competency hearing and came just hours before Montgomery was scheduled to die.…

Only Woman On Death Row Pushes For Clemency

(CNN) - The only woman sitting on federal death row is looking for clemency. Lisa Montgomery was scheduled to be executed on January 12th. However last month a federal district court determined the government acted in an illegal fashion…

Execution Date Set For Only Woman On Federal Death Row

Kansas City, MO (KMBC) - An execution date has been re-instated for the only woman on federal death row. Lisa Montgomery is now slated to be executed on January 12th. Montgomery was convicted in 2004 of strangling to death…