US Executes First Woman on Federal Death Row in 7 Decades

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Lisa Montgomery’s lawyer made scathing remarks about the impending execution as “vicious, unlawful”.

Washington:

The United States carried out the first execution of a woman in nearly seven decades on Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Justice said.

“Lisa Montgomery, 52, was executed in Terre Haute Prison under the death penalty unanimously recommended by a federal jury and passed in 2007 by the US District Court for the Western Missouri,” a statement said.

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