Montana’s Death Row

Current Death Row Inmates

Ronald Allen Smith of Red Deer, Alberta, plead guilty on February 24, 1983 to 2 counts of deliberate homicide and 2 counts of aggravated kidnapping for the deaths of Thomas Running Rabbit, Jr. (20) and Harvey Mad Man, Jr. (23), both residents of the Blackfoot Indian Reservation. He is currently the only Canadian citizen on death row in the United States. His case is under appeal in the Montana court system.

William Jay Gollehon was convicted of deliberate homicide in 1992 and sentenced to death for the beating death of inmate Gerald Pileggi at the Montana State Prison. His case is under appeal in the Montana court system.