Was our U.S. Judical System working correctly in the Casey Anthony Trail?
Innocent until proven guilty?
The Procescutor obviously thought he could get a conviction based of circumstantial evidence alone.The jurors obviously disagreed with that notion.The prosecutor should have charged her with conspiracy to commit murder or conspiracy to commit manslaughter.Involuntary I would think.
The fact that her husband is a police officer and knows the law should be a factor as well.
I think the case proved that lazy prosecution is not an option in our legal system. "Due process," the "burden of proof," and "beyond a reasonable doubt" are weighty terms that seem to have been ignored. I imagine that the prosecution likely ended what could have been a lucrative career. I feel that the system was working properly, because had she been convicted, then any subsequent case could have ended in conviction on weak evidence. It doesn't matter what you know, it's what you can prove.
by Bri_bri 7 years ago
I believe that she shouldnt be let out of jail
by justamber 7 years ago
Do you agree with the jury's decision on the Casey Anthony trial?
by FitnezzJim 5 years ago
What lessons have we learned from the Casey Anthony trial?With the recent verdict of 'not guilty' with respect to murder charges, but guilty with respect to lying to investigators, what lessons, if any, can we draw from the publicity of the original missing child, subsequent search, arrest, trial,...
by Brenda Trott, M.Ed 7 years ago
Can Casey Anthony be made to pay financial restitution?She was found guilty of lying to police, was sentenced to 4 years and will be released next week. I know that when you start a forest fire you can be sued for the cost to stop it so can't the city, county and state sue her for the cost of...
by JJin26 7 years ago
Casey Anthony: Do you believe is she Innocent of killing her Daughter or Very Guilty?In the like of the Casey Anthony Verdict and her release from prison, what do you believe after hearing all the facts that was presented in the case, Is she guilty or innocent?
by Kieron Walker 7 years ago
Is it going to be possible for Casey Anthony to live a normal life after being found not guilty?
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