In all, more than $100,000 has been paid, another $25,000 in defense expenses are still pending and the state is refusing to pay $11,000. The paid costs include: $12,289 for mental health expert witnesses $45,008 in investigative invoices $8,507 for out-of-state travel $7,695 in deposition transcripts $70 in freight and postage The state is refusing to pay $4,704 for deposition transcripts and $1,560 for a mitigation specialist, among other costs. Read more: http://www.wesh.com/casey-anthony-extended-coverage/28587536/detail.html#ixzz1SYUC9eSK Add that to the cost of the trial and this was a million dollar case. It was 350K just to sequester juries, the costs of investigation being preliminarily stated in the $300-400Krange. This does not include the costs for lodging for everyone for jury selection. Interesting that 12K was spent for mental health experts. Yet none testified. Only the grief counselor. It looks like R. Bolin's bill has been rejected.