Casey Anthony to be Released From Jail Next Week

By Scott Sarvay

July 7, 2011 Updated Jul 7, 2011 at 11:30 AM EST

ORLANDO (Indiana’s NewsCenter) –Casey Anthony had her sentencing Thursday morning.

Judge Belvin Perry sentenced Ms. Anthony to 1 year for each of the counts she was found guilty of, totaling 4 years in jail and a fine of $4,000 for lying to law enforcement officials.

Ms. Anthony has already served nearly three years and would get credit for time served as well as good behavior.

A court spokesperson said Casey Anthony will be released next week, July 13th.

She will return to court within 60-days for a hearing about how much money she might owe for the cost of the investigation.




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