In January this year, the only woman on federal death row Lisa Montgomery, was given a lethal injection. Since then, there have been changes to federal executions in the US and people have spoken out about failings in the case against her.
We revisit an episode where host Noel Phillips is joined by members of Lisa Montgomery’s legal campaign.
He talks to Sandra Babcock, who is clinical professor at Cornell Law School and the faculty director of the Cornell Center on the Death Penalty Worldwide, along with Leigh Goodmark, professor of law and director of the Gender Violence Clinic at the University of Maryland, and J.D. Gordon, a former senior policy adviser to Donald Trump.
This podcast contains graphic details of violence and sexual abuse that some listeners may find distressing.
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