A supposed video of Casey Anthony confessing her crime to her lawyer which has been circulating on Facebook is nothing but a scam. Scammers have used the media and public’s fascination over the Casey Anthony trial to trick unsuspecting Facebook users.
According to the IB Times, a “video” is allegedly making the rounds on Facebook of Anthony confessing to the murder of her daughter, Caylee. Anthony was acquitted on murder charges this week despite many believing she did the deed. After a televised trial that gripped many Americans, a jury on Tuesday found Casey Anthony not guilty of murdering her two-year-old daughter Cayle. After less than 11 hours of deliberation, a jury Tuesday found Casey Anthony not guilty of first-degree murder and the other most serious charges against her in the 2008 death of her 2-year-old daughter.
When users click on the link of Casey Anthony confessing video, they are asked to share it on their feed without having seen it. If they share it they are brought to a survey and not the actual video. Security research company Sophos says this is a telltale sign it is a scam. You can read full story on IB Times.
Celebrities including Kim Kardashian and Other Outraged:
Celebrities have once again taken to Twitter to express their opinions. After Casey Anthony was found not guilty. Outraged Kim Kardashian, whose father was part of the O.J. Simpson defense team in the mid-90s, wrote on her page, “WHAT!!!!???!!!! CASEY ANTHONY FOUND NOT GUILTY!!!! I am speechless!!!” The reality star also posted a number of other tweets post-verdict, but quickly deleted them.”
Khloe Kardashian wrote, “WHAT THE F***K!!!! I am disgusted.”
Jeff Ashton Retires After Casey Anthony Acquittal:
Following the Casey Anthony murder trial’s verdict, the prosecutor in the Casey Anthony murder trial, 53-years old Jeff Ashton has decided to retire. According to the The Orlando Sentinel report, Jeff Ashton Jeff Ashton, who has spent more than 30 years as a prosecutor and was one of the first in the country to use DNA evidence in a court case, will retire from the Orange-Osceola State Attorney’s Office at the end of this week.
Celebrities have once again taken to Twitter to express their opinions. After Casey Anthony was found not guilty. Outraged Kim wrote on her page, “WHAT!!!!???!!!! CASEY ANTHONY FOUND NOT GUILTY!!!! I am speechless!!!” The reality star also posted a number of other tweets post-verdict, but quickly deleted them.”
HLN’s Nancy Grace and ABC legal analyst Dan Abrams to discuss closing arguments in the captivating Casey Anthony trial, according to the Hollywood Reporter. “I think it was the right ruling, meaning the defense had presented no evidence to that point that that had happened,” Abrams said. READ FULL ARTICLE Kim Kardashian and Other Celebs Outraged by Casey Anthony Not Guilty Verdict:
According to the reports, Nancy Grace’s lead-in, Issues w/Jane Velez-Mitchell, has increased 110% in total viewers compared to last year. Nancy Grace named Casey the “Tot Mom,” shows pictures and video of Caylee Anthony.
Millions of people are following the Florida trial of Casey Anthony, accused of murdering her daughter Caylee Anthony—while on the other side, Caylee Anthony father is the latest buzz.
Former private investigator for the Anthony family, Jim Hoover speaks to HLN as Casey’s case goes to the jury. Pam Plesea told Nancy Grace on Saturday night that she had not seen Casey Anthony since she was 9-years old.