The best kept secret in Florida is over …
The Casey Anthony murder case begins today Monday, May 9, 2011 in the death of Caylee Anthony. The jury selection begins today and the winner is … Pinellas County, FL near Tampa. Now the search begins for 12 jurors and 8 alternates who will be selected is decide whether Casey Anthony is guilty of killing her daughter Caylee Anthony.
Court officials in Orlando didn’t announce the location of jury selection in Pinellas County until early Monday because of intense media interest in the case of the young woman accused of killing her daughter Caylee. More than 600 media credentials have been requested for the trial.
Click HERE to get links to watch the case LIVE.
Update I: As the first day of jury selection begins, Judge Perry reads to Casey the charges against her. It appears as Casey may now realize she’s “going down”, she cried when Perry read the charges.
One prospective juror after another is being excused for hardship. This is going to take a while.
UPDATE II: Court is in recess until 8:30am tomorrow morning. Here is Casey’s most current mug shot.