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How the Casey Anthony Case Came Apart
13 WMAZ ^ | 07/05/2011 | 13 WMAZ

Posted on 07/06/2011 12:09:07 PM PDT by The Magical Mischief Tour

On Tuesday, the jury acquitted Anthony, 25, of murdering her child in June 2008.

The reason, legal analysts and court watchers said, is that despite the seemingly endless hype surrounding the investigation and trial, the prosecution's case simply didn't hold up. There was no forensic evidence such as DNA or fingerprints directly linking Anthony to her daughter's death. In fact, the precise cause of the girl's death was unclear.

"The prosecution put out a lot of dots, but they couldn't connect them,"

(Excerpt) Read more at 13wmaz.com ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Government; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: anthony; caylee
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To: patriotsoul

>>The O.J. trial had DNA <<
but the fact that the defense showed that over 3cc’s of OJ’s blood sample was MISSING - and the DNA evidence was not collected in the first week after the crime -
there is a reasonable doubt”

That is NOT “reasonable doubt”. The evidence was overwhelming....

The problem is that lazy dumb downed jury memebers will use “doubt” as an excuse to not review evidence and make the hard decisions that must be made...they confuse doubt with “resonable” doubt...as Marcia Clark said yesterday:

“By confusing reasonable doubt with a reason to doubt. Some believe that thinking was in play in the Simpson case. After the verdict was read in the Simpson case, as the jury was leaving, one of them, I was later told, said: “We think he probably did it. We just didn’t think they proved it beyond a reasonable doubt.” In every case, a defense attorney will do his or her best to give the jury a reason to doubt. “Some other dude did it,” or “some other dude threatened him.” But those reasons don’t necessarily equate with a reasonable doubt. A reason does not equal reasonable. Sometimes, that distinction can get lost.”


101 posted on 07/07/2011 5:06:51 AM PDT by Moby Grape (Formerly Impeach the Boy...name change necessary after the Marxist won)
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To: Iron Munro
Keep posting that. The bitch got away with murdering her own child.
102 posted on 07/07/2011 5:11:43 AM PDT by McGruff (Why do they fear her so?)
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To: patriotsoul

partiotsoul....I think your post pointing to 3cc’s of missing blood sample is a perfect illustration of my point regarding the definition of resonable doubt.

The fact is that it WAS O.J.’s blood, and Nicole’s blood...the claim that there was 3cc’s missing doesn’t change the fact that the DNA evidence proved that it was their blood....three missing cc’s in no way constitutes “reasonable doubt”.


103 posted on 07/07/2011 5:38:42 AM PDT by Moby Grape (Formerly Impeach the Boy...name change necessary after the Marxist won)
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To: The Magical Mischief Tour

Sounds as if they had no case against the Mother at all.


104 posted on 07/07/2011 5:42:57 AM PDT by shield (Rev 2:9 "Woe unto those who say they are Judah and are not, but are of the synaGOGue of Satan.")
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To: Moby Grape

three missing cc’s in no way constitutes “reasonable doubt”.

maybe not. But knowing that the investigators did not COLLECT the OJ DNA blood until a week after they “collected” lots of other evidence brings doubt within reason (to me).


105 posted on 07/07/2011 11:53:18 AM PDT by patriotsoul
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To: Iron Munro

How professional!!


106 posted on 07/07/2011 11:58:22 AM PDT by Churchillspirit (9/11/01...NEVER FORGET.)
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To: RobRoy
I suspect that the jurors identified with Anthony because, like them, she was incarcerated.

Everyone else - judge; attorneys; court officials got to go home each night.

107 posted on 07/07/2011 12:01:51 PM PDT by Churchillspirit (9/11/01...NEVER FORGET.)
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