Even though many may feel it an inappropriate argument to equate a human life
to the expense incurred by the taxpayer to keep that person alive, we have ...
The Department of Corrections said housing prisoners on death row cost more
..... million a year beyond the cost of simply keeping the convicts locked up for life.
... This additional cost per prisoner adds up to $57.5 million in annual spending.
It costs far more to execute a person than to keep him or her in prison for life.
May 1, 2014 ... “It's 10 times more expensive to kill them than to keep them alive,”says ... In
Kansas, housing prisoners on death row costs more than twice as much ... When
a person's life is at stake, it's even more important to go slowly and ...
It costs an average of $3.42 a day to keep a prisoner on probation, and $7.47 to
keep that same prisoner on parole. Compare that with how costly it is to keep ...
Aug 9, 2012 ... that we must choose life without parole ('LWOP') at a cost of $1 ... so that it is now
many times the cost of keeping a prisoner in prison for life.".
The facts prove that life in prison without the possibility of parole (LWOP) is swift,
severe, ... LWOP allows victims' survivors to move on, rather than keeping them ...
on death row costs California tax payers an additional $90,000 per prisoner per ...
Sep 27, 2014 ... How much does it cost to keep a convicted murderer in jail for a life ... How is the
life of a person serving a life-sentence in jail in the U.S.?
Mar 17, 2015 ... Why is it more expensive to execute a prisoner than it is to keep them in ... may
well add up to as much if not more than a life imprisonment.