From trial to execution, capital punishment costs an estimated $1.6 million per inmate, according to state officials. But some families of victims recently told Utah lawmakers that you can’t put a price tag on closure. On Monday, we’ll explore the social and financial costs associated with the death penalty and the scope of a new state study on the subject.
- Rep. Steve Handy, (R) Layton
- Thomas Brunker, Utah Attorney General’s Office
- Kent Hart, Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Power vocals, a dose of Southern rock and heartfelt lyrics are drawing fans to The North Valley, a quintet from Salt Lake City. The newcomer to the local music scene just released their debut album, “The Bad Habits EP” and they are the featured band for November on KCPW’s Sounds from the Lounge online music series. On Monday, we’ll talk to the band about their ambitions.
- Spencer Sayer, drummer
- Spenny Relyea, guitar/vocals
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