Casey Anthony Was Hiding Out in Ohio Lawyer confirms she is now in Florida to await probation decision By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff Posted Aug 22, 2011 8:22 AM CDT 13 comments Comments Casey Anthony leaves from the Booking and Release Center at the Orange County Jail after she was acquitted of murdering her daughter Caylee Anthony on July 17, 2011 in Orlando, Florida. (Getty Images) (Newser) – Casey Anthony is back in Florida, her attorney told Geraldo Rivera in a Fox News interview taped last night. She is awaiting a decision by the appellate court on whether she must report to a probation office by Friday, an order her lawyers are still fighting to stop. Also this week: A Thursday hearing will determine how much money, if any, Anthony must reimburse state and local law enforcement agencies, WFTV reports. Since her conviction, Anthony has been spending time with friends and has talked to her family, the attorney adds; he also confirmed that the pictures TMZ ran of Anthony in Ohio were in fact real.