The defense of Jodi Arias, on trial for allegedly murdering her ex-boyfriend, has cost Arizona taxpayers more than $1.4 million.
Arias, 32, is accused of murdering Travis Alexander in 2008 with 27 stab wounds, a slit throat and a bullet in the head. She could face the death penalty if convicted in her marathon murder trial.
Death penalty cases as a rule are more expensive than normal murder trials and the tab for her defense so far has exceeded $1.4 million, the state has revealed. Arias is...Full Story