Prosecutors begin rebuttal in Casey Anthony trial

Prosecutors begin rebuttal in Casey Anthony trial

June 30th, 2011 by Associated Press in Local - Breaking News

Casey Anthony listens to her attorneys during her murder trial at the in Orlando, Fla., Wednesday, June 29, 2011. Anthony, 25, has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the death of her daughter, 2-year-old Caylee Anthony, and could face the death penalty if convicted of that charge. (AP Photo/Red Huber, Pool)

ORLANDO, Fla. - Prosecutors have begun their rebuttal case in the murder trial of Casey Anthony.

The first rebuttal witness today was a crime scene investigator who testified she took photographs of clothing found in the Anthony family's central Florida home. Court was adjourned for the day in the afternoon, with prosecutors set to continue Friday morning.

Anthony's defense closed earlier today without her taking the witness stand.

The 25-year-old woman is charged with killing her 2-year-old daughter Caylee three years ago.

The sensational trial is being televised nationally.

The rebuttal case is expected to take about a day. Closing arguments are expected to be given Saturday with the jurors then beginning their deliberations.

Anthony faces a possible death sentence if convicted of first-degree murder.