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Kan. woman gets death for killing mother, cutting baby from womb

As her family and that of her victim listened quietly, Lisa Montgomery heard a judge sentence her Friday to die for killing a Missouri woman and kidnapping her baby.

Montgomery, of Melvern, Kan., said nothing to the court before U.S. District Judge Gary Fenner pronounced the death sentence.

A federal jury convicted Montgomery in October of killing Bobbie Jo Stinnett in Skidmore, Mo., and cutting her unborn baby from her womb. The jury unanimously agreed that Montgomery should die.

Read the full story at KansasCity.com.

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