KENNEWICK, Wash. -- The Benton County Prosecutor will not seek the death penalty against Phien Sisouvanh.
She is the woman accused of killing a pregnant woman in Columbia Park and cutting the woman's unborn baby from her womb.
There has never been a female executed in the state of Washington. The last execution was given a stay. There is a case going on in Thurston County Court as to whether lethal injection is cruel and unusual punishment.