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10 months ago
Casey said that she hasn't seen Caylee in weeks. But she lied to the detectives, telling them that Caylee has be kidnapped by a nanny onJune 9
When Caylee had supposidly kidnapped by a nanny
Casey was charged with first degree murder and pleaded not guilty
Caylee's skeletal remains were found with a blanket inside a trash bag in a wooden area near the family home.
Investigative reports and trail testimony alternated between duck tape being found near the front of the skull and on the mouth of the skull
Trial lasted six weeks, the prosecution sought the death penalty and alleged Casey wished to free herself from parental responsibilities and murdered her daughter by administering chloroform and applying duck tape. The defense team countered that the child had drowned accidentally in the family swimming pool on June 16, 2008 and George Disposed the body
Casey had a dysfunctional upbringing, which they said involved sexual abuse by the father (no evidence of this)
The jury found Casey not guilty of first degree murder, aggravated child abuse, and aggravated manslaughter of a child, but guilty of four misdemeanor counts of providing false information to a law enforces officer. With credit for time served
She was released
A Florida appeals court overturned two of the misdemeanor convictions. The not-guilty murder verdict was greeted with public outrage and was both attacked and defended by media and legal commentators.
Caylee Marie Anthony born Lived in Orlando Florida with: Mother - Casey Marie Anthony (Born March 19, 1986) and maternal grandparents, George and Cindy Anthony
Caylee was reported missing in a 911 call made by Cindy, who said she has not seem Caylee for 31 days and that Casey's car smelled like a dead body had been inside it
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