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Saturday, November 25, 2017

Barton Kay Kirkham

Offender: Barton Kay Kirkham robbed a store, killing two clerks. 

Meal: Barton Kay Kirkham choose pizza and ice cream. I got a mod sized pizza from Mod's Pizza with sausage, pepperoni, ground beef, and bacon; and a single scoop of cookies and cream from Oberweis.

State: Utah

Cost: $7.87(pizza) + 3.79(ice cream) = $10.66

Citation: http://historytogo.utah.gov/salt_lake_tribune/in_another_time/012896.html

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Allen Lee Davis

Offender: Allen Lee Davis murdered a pregnant woman and her two daughters.

Meal: Allen Lee Davis choose fried potatoes, fried shrimp, fried clams, lobster tail, garlic bread, and root beer. I got the root beer at Walgreen's and the rest at Jewel.

State: Florida

Total Cost: $6.99(lobster tail) + $4.93(shrimp) + $1.99(garlic bread) + $1.98(clams) + $1.89(root beer) + $0.87(potato) = $18.65

Adjusted Cost: $6.99(lobster tail) + $4.93(shrimp) + $0.99(garlic bread) + $1.98(clams) + $1.89(root beer) + $0.87(potato) = $18.65

Citation: http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1999-07-14/features/9907140108_1_allen-lee-davis-death-row-electric-chair

Friday, November 17, 2017

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  • Not Last Meal: The prisoner is issued a last meal, which ends up not being there last meal due to a stay of execution.
  • Standard Meal: The prisoner receives the standard meal of the day, the same as the other prisoners. This can be due to the prisoner declining a last meal, or due to the state not offering last meals.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Kenneth McDuff

Offender: Kenneth McDuff was a serial killer who killed several women, despite being on parole for a triple homicide.

Meal: Kenneth McDuff choose a hamburger steak. I bought a half pound of ground beef, an onion and beef broth for gravy, and rice as a side and to soak up some of the leftover broth.

State: Texas

Cost: $2.72(beef) + $1.67(rice) + $0.75(broth) + $0.33(onion) = $5.47

Citation: https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2004/mar/14/foodanddrink.features12

Friday, November 3, 2017

Jimmy Gray

Offender: Jimmy Gray murdered a young girl by suffocating her in mud.

Meal: Jimmy Gray choose a burrito, an enchilada, rice, beans, strawberries, and milk. I had all of the food from Burrito Parrilla, except for the strawberries and milk which were from Jewel.

State: Mississippi

Cost: $10.99(enchilada meal) + $7.49(burrito) + $4.61(strawberries) + $1.67(milk) = $24.76

Citation: https://www.upi.com/Archives/1983/09/01/Jimmy-Lee-Gray-died-in-the-cyanide-filled-gas-chamber/2774431236800/