Had a woman and her boyfriend kill an entire familiy of 6 Christmas Eve here in 2007. Her parents, brother, sis in law, & young niece & nephew. (Her idea)
It cost $7 million before they ever got them to trial. His trial just ended and he was sentenced this week. Life in prison, no parole. Most of the $$ spent before trial was determining if they could and should go after the death penalty for either/both of them.
No matter what you think of the DP, the system is BROKEN.