But thanks for the offer. Pop in though...
Liberté. Égalité. Fraternité.
I am against capital punishment no matter what the crime.
If Hitler was found alive (and 124 years old) I would still be against killing him.
'What kind of sick and twisted toy factory is this?'
'We are all the sum of our tears. Too little and the ground is not fertile, and nothing can grow there. Too much, the best of us is washed away.'
"Better to be dead and cool, than alive and uncool."
"We ain't a sharp species. We kill each other over arguments about what happens when you die, then fail to see the ******* irony in that." - Justin Halpern
As to cost, that is only a problem because the state has to provide qualified defense lawyers and expanded procedures. A simple way to handle that would be not to allow anyone who cannot handle a death penalty case qualify to be a criminal lawyers under the BAR. All defense attorneys would then be qualified and we wouldn't have to spend extra money hiring "special" ones.
Be sure to work hard and get lots of overtime. People on welfare want more steaks and free upgrades to smart phones with unlimited data packages.