Legal News

Defamation Trial to begin on January 2, 2013 for Casey Anthony
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

Casey Anthony has returned to the public eye once again but not because she chose to do so on her own. This time, Anthony is back in the public eye following a 10-month search by investigators looking for her. She was found at a residence in Florida and was then issued a subpoena for a defamation lawsuit. She could be faced with the task of answering questions in court, under oath, regarding the death of Caylee, her daughter. Anthony was acquitted of murdering her two-year-old daughter not too long ago.

The lawsuit was filed by Zenaida Gonzalez because Anthony told officials that a babysitter named Zenaida Gonzalez kidnapped her daughter Caylee. The woman is claiming defamation against Anthony because she holds the exact same name as the woman Anthony made up back in 2008.

  
What
Where


“Ms. Gonzalez is happy to hear that Casey Anthony finally will be held accountable just like everybody else,” Gonzalez’s attorney Matt Morgan said.

Anthony has been hiding from the public since she was acquitted last July during her highly publicized trial. The only appearance made in public by Anthony has been on YouTube in videos that were posted featuring her. In the videos, Anthony expressed her ideas on life after her trial and how things were going. During the trial, Anthony never took the stand to speak for herself.

The suit filed by Gonzalez has been permitted to go forward by a judge, who also demanded that Anthony’s lawyers tell of where she is located. Anthony’s lawyers accepted the subpoena on her behalf since she avoided the investigators watching the house. In October, Anthony filmed a deposition for the lawsuit from an unknown location. She was wearing sunglasses, a baseball hat, and a long, black wig. During the testimony, Anthony decided to invoke her Fifth Amendment rights. Prior to the subpoena being filed, Anthony was going to leave the country in September, which would have been after she completed her probation for a charge of check fraud. Instead, Anthony has to return to Orlando to answer questions about the murder of Caylee. The trial will begin on January 2, 2013.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!






 

RELEVANT JOBS

Supervising Attorney, Civil Rights Team

USA-WI-Madison

Job Type: Permanent, Full Time Equivalent Rate: $60,000-$68,000 (annually) DOE Location: Madis...

Apply now

Associate Attorney

USA-OK-Stilwell

We are searching for tenacious, perceptive Associate Attorneys who are either currently licensed in ...

Apply now

Associate Attorney

USA-OK-Tahlequah

We are searching for tenacious, perceptive Associate Attorneys who are either currently licensed in ...

Apply now

Civil Litigation Attorney

USA-MN-Edina

Full Job Description A six-attorney Edina law firm seeks a litigator with at least three years of...

Apply now

BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Venture Capital Attorney

USA-CA-San Diego

San Diego office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks corporate business attorney with...

Apply Now

Real Estate Attorney

USA-CA-San Diego

San Diego office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks transactional real estate attorn...

Apply Now

Experienced Health Care Attorney

USA-ME-Portland

Portland office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm is seeking health care attorney with 5-...

Apply Now

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top