Lethal injection costs

Lethal injection costs

Nebraska Department of Correctional Services invoices show these costs as of the end of January in preparing to carry out the death penalty using lethal injection.

* Two hollow steel doors with frames and equipment: $6,841

* Masonry work: $8,413

* Cameras, mounts, monitors, lights: $3,457

* Bullet-resistant and one-way glass: $2,450

* Stainless steel table, 32-by-80 inches: $1,748

* Blackout shade: $766

* State plane flight costs for seven people involved in the execution process to visit the execution facility and staff in Huntsville, Texas: $6,583

* Expenses for Huntsville trip: $924

* Creighton University EMT training and health screening: $798

* Flight to Chicago for one person to visit Indiana State Prison: $405 (no other expenses provided)

* Miscellaneous: $1,458

Total -- $33,843

Source: Nebraska Department of Correctional Services


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