Repeal of Death Penalty

People wonder why I am so adamently opposed to the death penalty, and then stories like this appear in the media and I, in turn, wonder how anyone can support capital punishment. 

Sam Milsap’s Mea Culpa

Sam Milsap is a seasoned criminal lawyer with over 30 years experience, and for a long while he served

In these economic times, there has been significant media coverage of various states considering the banning of the death penalty — not on moral grounds or arguments about its ineffectiveness in crime prevention, but on the simple argument that it costs too much.   That’s right:  it is cheaper to keep someone incarcerated for the rest