For example, juries could have the following choices:
100% Guilty Kill him in a highly
entertaining fashion and
give all of his stuff to
the victim’s family.
Probably Guilty Just give his money to the victim’s family.
Slight Chance Set him free to date women who
He’s Guilty have inexplicably bad judgment.
0% Guilty Execute the prosecuting attorney
It’s the last one that’s the real money saver.