Death Penalty Cases Have Cost California BIllions

by Matthew Lawlor on Feb 17, 2014 | Views: 177 | Score: 1
Associated Costs of Enacting Death Penalty
Pre-Trial and Trial Costs1.94
Automatic Appeals and State Habeas Corpus Petitions0.935
Federal Habeas Corpus Appeals0.775
Cost of Incarceration1
Billions of US Dollars
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Matthew Lawlor
Matthew Lawlor on Feb 17, 2014 1:24 PM said:

In 2012 Judge Arthur Alarcon and Professor Paula Mitchell attempted to estimate how much money death penalty cases have cost the state of California since the late 70's. Their final number was over 4 billion dollars.