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ANTHONY JURY ALMOST SET FOR TRIP TO ORLANDO

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A jury is expected to be sworn in today in the murder trial of an Orlando woman accused of killing her 2-year-old daughter. Casey Anthony, 25, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of her daughter, Caylee. Jury selection is being held in Pinellas County because of intense publicity in Orlando. Once the jury is chosen, Judge Belvin Perry will grant jurors one day off before sequestering them in Orlando for possibly eight weeks. About 20 prospective jurors haven't been through pretrial publicity and death penalty questioning. "Both sides, you do realize these are the only jurors we have. ... I'm just letting you know that the well runs dry after this," Perry said. When the selection process started last week, Perry said he wanted 20 total jurors, including eight alternates. He now has 11, but has indicated that he may settle for fewer alternates.

Associated Press

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