Florida Releases Names of Casey Anthony Jurors

Judge waited three months for tempers to settle
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 25, 2011 11:25 AM CDT
In this July 7 file photo, Casey Anthony smiles before the start of her sentencing hearing in Orlando, Fla.   (AP Photo/Joe Burbank, File)

(Newser) – The jurors who cleared Casey Anthony of murder now might have to explain the verdict to their neighbors. Florida today released the jurors' identities, reports the Orlando Sentinel. Normally, the names are made public immediately after a trial, but the judge ordered a three-month delay given the public outrage over the verdict. Click for specifics on the panel, which has rejected requests to speak collectively about the decision.

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