Casey Anthony Murder Trial
On December 11, 2008, Caylee's skeletal remains were found with a blanket inside a trash bag in a wooded area in the Orlando area. Caylee's mother, Casey Marie Anthony, was accused of murdering the child. The trial lasted six weeks, from May to July 2011. The prosecution sought the death penalty in the case, but Anthony was acquitted and released from jail on July 17, 2011.