May 11th, 2010
12:39 PM ET

Judge: Death penalty not sexist in Anthony case

[Updated at 12:39 p.m.] Casey Anthony will face the death penalty, a Florida judge ruled, rejecting defense arguments that capital punishment in her murder case was sexist and unduly harsh.

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March 17th, 2010
11:17 AM ET

Casey Anthony wants state to help pay for defense

Casey Anthony is headed back to court in Orlando, Florida on Thursday - this time to tell a judge she has run out of money and needs state funding for costs associated with her upcoming murder trial.

Anthony is charged with first-degree murder in the death of her 2-year-old daughter, Caylee, and has pleaded not guilty. Her trial is scheduled to begin on May 9, 2011. The state is seeking the death penalty if she is convicted.

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