TV News LIES

Tuesday, Jan 24th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Of Special Interest Ending death penalty could save US millions: study

Ending death penalty could save US millions: study

E-mail Print PDF

In just one death penalty trial "the state may pay one million dollars more than for a non-death penalty trial. But only one in every three capital trials may result in a death sentence, so the true cost of that death sentence is three million dollars," the study's author said.

"Further down the road, only one in ten of the death sentences handed down may result in an execution. Hence, the cost to the state to reach that one execution is 30 million dollars," Dieter added in the report entitled "Smart on Crime."

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Trump withdraws from Trans-Pacific Partnership amid flurry of orders

TPPDonald Trump has begun his effort to dismantle Barack Obama’s legacy, formally scrapping a flagship trade...

WikiLeaks calls out Trump for refusing to release tax returns

WikileaksWikiLeaks on Sunday took President Donald Trump to task for refusing to release his tax returns...

London air pollution 'very high'; heavy fog disrupts flights

UK pollution and fog very highCold, still weather in London prompted the mayor to issue a "very high" air pollution alert...

Trump administration suspends mortgage premium rate cut

FHA mortgage cut halted by TrumpThe freshly-inaugurated Trump administration has halted a cut to the FHA mortgage insurance premium that Obama's...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!