Department of Corrections Death Penalty Procedures (Department of Corrections)

Emily Hopkins filed this request with the Department of Corrections of Montana.


From: Department of Corrections

A copy of documents responsive to the request.

From: Emily Hopkins

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Montana's Constitution, Article II, ยง 9, I hereby request the following records:

Policies, procedures and/or training documents pertaining to the execution of death row inmates.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I would request your response within ten (10) business days.


Emily Hopkins

From: Beck, Judy

Ms. Hopkins:
The information you have requested is available to the public on the Montana Dept. of Corrections website. I have copied links to the relevant pages for you:
DOC Execution Policy online:
Execution Protocol online:

J. Beck
Director of Communications
Montana Department of Corrections

From: Emily Hopkins

Thank you!