Thursday, August 25, 2011

Casey Anthony shows up for probation... but we will not be told where - 25th Aug 2011

Casey Anthony reported for probation in Florida yesterday, according to her lead defence counsel Jose Baez.

'America's most hated woman' will serve probation 'somewhere in the state of Florida,' though the exact location of her probation office is being kept secret over concerns for her safety.

'She reported,' Attorney Baez told Fox News. 'She told the officer she understands the conditions of her probation and she was told the date for her next appearance.'

Due to security concerns, Anthony has been granted a waiver stating she will not have to obtain employment.

Instead, she must attend school, which 'will be online,' according to Baez.

A Florida appeals court had earlier ruled the 25-year-old must start a one-year probation sentence for cheque fraud by the end of this week.

A judge disagreed with her argument that enforcing a probation order would violate a constitutional block on double jeopardy. Read More