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According to the California Legislature, it cost $71,000 every year in current dollars to house each inmate.

Los Angeles Daily News:

LOS ANGELES — A Guatemalan national suspected of murdering a tamale vendor in the Rampart area of Los Angeles in 2009 was extradited to the United States by the FBI’s Los Angeles Fugitive Task Force, it was announced today.

Werner Rafael Francisco, a suspected member of a street gang, allegedly had been extorting a “street tax” from the victim and others, the FBI reported.

Following the killing, a felony warrant was obtained for Francisco’s arrest in March 2009, the FBI reported.


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