Is Candy Montgomery a true story? What was Candy Montgomery’s childhood trauma?

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Hulu Tv series Candy is a true story based on a woman called Candy Montgomery.

Candy Montgomery, born Candace Lynn Montgomery is an American homemaker who was accused of murdering Betty Gore, the wife of her lover.

Candy Montgomery and Betty Gore | Credit: Celebrity Buzz

What was Candy Montgomery’s childhood trauma?

Candy Montgomery during her trial pleaded that Gore’s death was a result of self-defense. Arguing that Gore had grabbed a 3-foot ax from the garage and struck her with it twice. A psychiatrist testified that Candy Montgomery had a “dissociative reaction” triggered by childhood trauma when Gore shushed her.


How did Candy Montgomery‘s crime happen?

Candy Montgomery allegedly killed Betty Gore by “slicing her with an ax 41 times, following a confrontation Montgomery’s month-long affair with Gore’s husband.”

Betty Gore age

How old was Betty Gore when she was murdered? Betty Gore was 30 years old when she was murdered.

Is there a movie about Candy Montgomery?

Candy Montgomery‘s life has inspired a tv series dubbed Candy. It premiered on May 9, 2022.

Candy Montgomery crime

When did Candy Montgomery‘s crime take place? Candy Montgomery‘s crime took place on June 13, 980.

Candy Montgomery Jail time

Is Candy Montgomery serving time for Betty Gore’s murder? Candy Montgomery is not in jail as of June 2022, she was acquitted of the crime she allegedly committed in June 1980.

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