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Casey Anthony Live Trial Thread: SENTENCING (7/07/11)
Free Republic | July 7, 2011 | truthkeeper

Posted on 07/07/2011 5:44:43 AM PDT by truthkeeper

Today is the day she may walk free. Prepare yourselves.

Call me Pollyanna, but the Judge did give FingerBoy 6 days. Hopefully he has scoured the law so she can cool her heels a little longer.


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1 posted on 07/07/2011 5:44:46 AM PDT by truthkeeper
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To: dfc1; miss marmelstein; Sarah Barracuda; WhyisaTexasgirlinPA; ANKE69; indylindy; Marty62; nycgal; ..

Hello FRiends.


2 posted on 07/07/2011 5:45:38 AM PDT by truthkeeper (Vote Against Barack Obama in 2012!)
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To: truthkeeper

Good morning, and thanks for your efforts in these threads.


3 posted on 07/07/2011 5:48:21 AM PDT by ZX12R
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To: miss marmelstein
I am heartsick. This will be very, very hard to stomach. I am only here now to protest this travesty.

Justice for Caylee.

4 posted on 07/07/2011 5:48:31 AM PDT by truthkeeper (Vote Against Barack Obama in 2012!)
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To: truthkeeper

I hope Judge Perry lives up to his reputation as a tough judge...the rumor is seven more months. We can only hope.


5 posted on 07/07/2011 5:48:41 AM PDT by WesternMA
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To: truthkeeper

Oh man here we go..just wait till retired greyhound wakes up.. where’s screaminsunshine?


6 posted on 07/07/2011 5:49:07 AM PDT by Mmogamer (I refudiate the lamestream media, leftists and their prevaricutions.)
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To: WesternMA

I say let her go now. Let the jurors who found her not guilty see her walk.
let her run back to her lying parents.


7 posted on 07/07/2011 5:50:50 AM PDT by tennmountainman
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To: Mmogamer

No one will want to hear their schtick today. They’re lucky we believe so strongly in free speech. I recommend putting them on IGNORE for the proceedings, if possible.


8 posted on 07/07/2011 5:51:18 AM PDT by truthkeeper (Vote Against Barack Obama in 2012!)
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To: Mmogamer
where’s screaminsunshine

Ssshhhh, maybe he won't find us.
9 posted on 07/07/2011 5:52:19 AM PDT by freebird5850 (Of course Obama loves his country...it's just that Sarah Palin loves mine!)
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To: truthkeeper

I wish FR had a block feature heh.


10 posted on 07/07/2011 5:53:32 AM PDT by Mmogamer (I refudiate the lamestream media, leftists and their prevaricutions.)
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To: truthkeeper

2 more years in jail. If the Judge is consistent in his strict sentencing.


11 posted on 07/07/2011 5:54:20 AM PDT by Red_Devil 232 (VietVet - USMC All Ready On The Right? All Ready On The Left? All Ready On The Firing Line!)
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To: truthkeeper

It is my understanding that Casey has been in jail for these three years serving a check kiting sentence, which has nothing to do with “holding” her for the trial. This “time served” should have nothing to do with the sentence about to be imposed for what she was found guilty for on Tuesday. Has anyone else heard this?


12 posted on 07/07/2011 5:55:05 AM PDT by FrdmLvr
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To: tennmountainman

I saw a clip of Juror #3 on the news this morning sounding defensive. She struck me as a true airhead and had the reasoning ability of a child. Plainly the jury was trying George, not Casey Anthony. Appalling.


13 posted on 07/07/2011 5:55:17 AM PDT by truthkeeper (Vote Against Barack Obama in 2012!)
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To: truthkeeper
After hearing the juror, and the alternate juror speak, I'm surprised they even found her guilty on the lying charges, falling into the silly “What is truth?” debate...
14 posted on 07/07/2011 5:55:16 AM PDT by LRS ("This is silly! It can't be! It can't be!!" "Oh yes it is! I said you wouldn't know the joint.")
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To: tennmountainman
let her run back to her lying parents

After the verdict was read wasn't it weird how fast Caseys' parents left the courtroom? I read somewhere that Cindy had a flight booked for leaving today (7/7), anyone got info on that?
15 posted on 07/07/2011 5:55:41 AM PDT by freebird5850 (Of course Obama loves his country...it's just that Sarah Palin loves mine!)
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To: tennmountainman

You’ll probably finding her parents still making sure the new locks on their doors are properly installed, and that all the windows are locked down with pryproof steel latches.


16 posted on 07/07/2011 5:56:56 AM PDT by muawiyah
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To: truthkeeper
Thanks truthkeeper

The public is outraged. The debate is as furious as after OJ. My son (atty) is in agreement with the jury and we are having a Face Book "war" over the outcome. I remember having discussions with my dad as he thought OJ was innocent (he was a big football fan and really didn't like thinking someone he cheered for could be so cruel.

I just saw a sign outside the courtroom that had a picture of Casey with duct tape over her mouth (tv). That pretty much says it all...

17 posted on 07/07/2011 5:57:57 AM PDT by CAluvdubya (I STAND WITH SARAH....)
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To: freebird5850

The flight story? Supposedly a juror is leaving on a cruise or something. Since Casey has anywhere from 7months (min) or 12 years (max) to go on her convictions for lies, I doubt she’d book a flight.


18 posted on 07/07/2011 5:58:06 AM PDT by muawiyah
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To: FrdmLvr
Casey has been in jail for these three years serving a check kiting sentence,/i>
What is check kiting? I have never heard of that.

19 posted on 07/07/2011 5:58:06 AM PDT by freebird5850 (Of course Obama loves his country...it's just that Sarah Palin loves mine!)
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To: truthkeeper

I saw that too. Yes! I thought the same thing! A Simpleton!


20 posted on 07/07/2011 5:59:11 AM PDT by FrdmLvr
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To: freebird5850

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Check_kiting


21 posted on 07/07/2011 6:00:30 AM PDT by Mmogamer (I refudiate the lamestream media, leftists and their prevaricutions.)
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To: truthkeeper

I’d like to see the judge charge her with the city’s costs in hunting Caylee. Also here in Alachua County they charge prisoners some kind of daily fee for being jailed, a few bucks a day or something. The judge cracked me up when he lectured and sentenced the kid.
Sounds so far that the jurors fell for the defense’s crap. Heard George is filing a complaint with the Florida Bar for the dude lying.


22 posted on 07/07/2011 6:00:59 AM PDT by libbylu (Game On!)
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To: freebird5850

Wow, more coffee, html...not working.....over.


23 posted on 07/07/2011 6:01:27 AM PDT by freebird5850 (Of course Obama loves his country...it's just that Sarah Palin loves mine!)
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To: truthkeeper

As tragic as this case is....A criminal trial is not about “justice for the victim”.

See Allan Dershowitz article clarifying out legal system:

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303544604576429783247016492.html?mod=googlenews_wsj

He points out that our western justice system is founded on the story of Abraham who admonishes God to wipe away all of Sodom, the innocent with the guilty. God says if I find 10 righteous, I will not destroy Sodom...then God does not find the 10 innocent and destroys Sodom. That is where we get our moral code , “Better to let 10 guilty go free than condemn one innocent.”

Dershowitz says, “A legally proper result—acquittal in such a case—may not be the same as a morally just result. In such a case, justice has not been done to the victim, but the law has prevailed. “

I do feel Casey should be given the maximum for lying to the police, of which she was found guilty.


24 posted on 07/07/2011 6:01:56 AM PDT by Recovering Ex-hippie (where is the Great Santini when we need him??)
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To: truthkeeper
For all the claims that "George lied" the cold, hard facts were that any assertion he made failed to elicit two witnesses, so everything devolved to a "he said/she said" situation ~ and the defense didn't follow up on any of it. After all, they didn't have anything beyond the lawyer's assertion of his being involved in any of this.

What the jurors were left with was a series of assertions by various people about this or that. Alas, they were unable to think about any of it ~ and as the two jurors who have spoken have let us know ~ none of them were very smart anyway.

25 posted on 07/07/2011 6:02:07 AM PDT by muawiyah
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To: truthkeeper

Good morning, truth...
I, too, wish to thank you for these threads - especially for this case in which reason seems to have left the room.

It reminds of the way I feel when people say Barbara Streisand or Bob Dylan is a good singer - I just DON’T get it! :-) (Stsnding by for flames!!!)

Great to have an outlet to vent...


26 posted on 07/07/2011 6:02:18 AM PDT by matginzac
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To: truthkeeper
the jury was trying George, not Casey Anthony. Appalling.

I agree...the jury was definately against George...and all the jurors who've publically spoken speak of George. It's beyond appauling... Going to work now so will miss the sentencing...Will check after 2:30 today when back home.

27 posted on 07/07/2011 6:02:33 AM PDT by caww
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To: CAluvdubya

I saw the sign with duct tape over her mouth and nose as well. It said a lot with one sign! I wonder if they don’t sentence her to some time to “protect her”. Then they will release her in the middle of the night after the parents made new living arrangements. Just a thought.


28 posted on 07/07/2011 6:02:59 AM PDT by momtothree
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To: windcliff

ping


29 posted on 07/07/2011 6:03:06 AM PDT by stylecouncilor (Some minds are like soup in a poor restaurant...better left unstirred.-PG Wodehouse)
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To: LRS
I'm surprised they even found her guilty on the lying charges, falling into the silly “What is truth?” debate...

Yes, 50 years of moral relativism come to fruition.

But hey, "the system worked."

30 posted on 07/07/2011 6:03:12 AM PDT by truthkeeper (Vote Against Barack Obama in 2012!)
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To: freebird5850

Not true. The court asked them to leave early, a sheriff spoke to them and told them it was time,to try to get them out ahead of the media and crowds.
You gotta listen to the tot mom show to get ALL the scoop, lol...


31 posted on 07/07/2011 6:03:28 AM PDT by libbylu (Game On!)
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To: truthkeeper

What time is the sentencing?


32 posted on 07/07/2011 6:03:28 AM PDT by Dr. Scarpetta
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To: truthkeeper
The judge may take into consideration that she is a convicted felon. BTW She owes 68K to the IRS for selling pictures of Caylee on line. How sick is that.

Look up O.J. on Wiki and you will see what a thug he was and is. Only 6 more years to go O.J. LOL I think Casey is well on her way to surpass O.J.

The defense attorney said it best. “she is a lying slut.”

33 posted on 07/07/2011 6:03:39 AM PDT by 70th Division (I love my country but fear my government!)
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Maybe they are in the bar with the defense team, high five-in’ it and knockin’ back a few more...
Such a big win for justice - not!


34 posted on 07/07/2011 6:03:59 AM PDT by matginzac
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To: truthkeeper

Did you see that Juror #3 complaining about George not seeming to tell the truth? W T F!!!!!! What does that have to do with the matter at hand, the guilt or non-guilt of Casey? She was punitive toward the prosecutor because George was a prosecution witness. DISGUSTING! the way these jurors reasoned - and I use “reasoned” very lightly!


35 posted on 07/07/2011 6:05:02 AM PDT by FrdmLvr
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To: CAluvdubya
I just saw a sign outside the courtroom that had a picture of Casey with duct tape over her mouth (tv). That pretty much says it all...

Did you see the one that said "Bella Vida?"

36 posted on 07/07/2011 6:05:07 AM PDT by truthkeeper (Vote Against Barack Obama in 2012!)
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To: truthkeeper

Anthony’s look chipper.


37 posted on 07/07/2011 6:05:23 AM PDT by fatima (Free Hugs Today:))
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To: truthkeeper

George may have been the “reasonable doubt” for the jury.

I think it is appalling to denounce the jurors. We still need to show respect for the jury system....unless we want a different system. You may not agree with them or their verdict but to start personal attacks on them is not right.


38 posted on 07/07/2011 6:05:35 AM PDT by Recovering Ex-hippie (where is the Great Santini when we need him??)
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To: libbylu

Thank you for informing me regarding that.


39 posted on 07/07/2011 6:06:20 AM PDT by freebird5850 (Of course Obama loves his country...it's just that Sarah Palin loves mine!)
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To: CAluvdubya
Did you see the mitigation and death penalty experts there, probably to argue for a lenient sentence?

Who is there to speak for Caylee? Poor baby.

40 posted on 07/07/2011 6:06:37 AM PDT by truthkeeper (Vote Against Barack Obama in 2012!)
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To: muawiyah

My impression was that towards the end George was sick of the defense. They have been through hell.
I have to stir it up here. I don’t think you can hold parents responsible for grown kid’s behavior though people like to blame Cindy. There are genetics in play. I also wonder if Casey fried her brain on drugs.


41 posted on 07/07/2011 6:06:48 AM PDT by libbylu (Game On!)
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To: freebird5850

She was sentenced for passing a bad check. I think she stole a check from her grandmother and passed it and got caught. So she’s been serving time for that.


42 posted on 07/07/2011 6:07:30 AM PDT by FrdmLvr
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To: truthkeeper

Exactly - if I read right, she’s saying that even though the defense told them Casey was a liar, irresponsible, etc., the bloody woman said they didn’t believe GEORGE and that poor, pitiful Casey was a product of a dysfunctional family blah, blah, blah...who isn’t????? Sheesh...


43 posted on 07/07/2011 6:07:30 AM PDT by matginzac
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To: muawiyah

No matter what these jurors say....they have ‘evidenced ‘ that clearly they had determined they would make their decision according to George’s testimnony.....Casey was not on trial in their minds, George was....just too awful beyond words.

Further they had zip ability for critical thinking and didn’t even try....never once asked for or questioned any of the evidence....over 300 pieces of evidence and 9o witnesses and not a peep from the jurors about these.

Worse than a shame...a tragedy.


44 posted on 07/07/2011 6:07:43 AM PDT by caww
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To: freebird5850
Casey Anthony there now. Her hair is down and she has completely dispensed with the innocent schoolgirl look.

"Surprise, surprise."

45 posted on 07/07/2011 6:08:16 AM PDT by truthkeeper (Vote Against Barack Obama in 2012!)
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To: truthkeeper

It looks like a different Casey today! No dowdy Casey to impress the jury today!


46 posted on 07/07/2011 6:08:43 AM PDT by FrdmLvr
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To: truthkeeper
I'm disgusted with this jury who says "not enough evidence".

They missed the whole concept of circumstantial evidence.

Scott Peterson was convicted and there was no evidence of how, when or where Lacey died.

Please note that a jury has NEVER been imported from another county for a local crime. It was done by the judge. I'm calling a rigged jury.

47 posted on 07/07/2011 6:09:23 AM PDT by Sacajaweau
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To: matginzac

Streisand is the only actor/actress my husband will NOT watch because of her politics.


48 posted on 07/07/2011 6:09:40 AM PDT by libbylu (Game On!)
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To: truthkeeper

“Surprise, surprise!” LOL! WHERE DA PARTY AT!


49 posted on 07/07/2011 6:09:56 AM PDT by FrdmLvr
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To: truthkeeper
Did you see the one that said "Bella Vida?"

If it had a flower on the sign, I saw it. I was so focused on the Casey one that I wasn't looking at the others.

Well, Miss Thing is in the courtroom with her hair down. She look so smug! She has got to be the happiest person in the world.

I need to go take some Tums!

50 posted on 07/07/2011 6:09:56 AM PDT by CAluvdubya (I STAND WITH SARAH....)
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