WFTV and Click Orlando have both reported that Judge Stan Strickland has set the date for the Casey Anthony murder trial for May 9, 2011. In addition, Click Orlando is reporting that the deadline for depositions are to be completed by October 31, 2010. InSession has also just reported that witness lists must be completed by August 31, 2010.
More details when the documents are available!
We've also been hearing that the next set of documents should be made public on Wednesday.
Check back with T&T for the actual documents as they become available.
Depositions of expert witnesses (State), September 30, 2010
Evidence review by defense expert witnesses, October 31, 2010
Expert witness list (defense), November 30, 2010
Depositions of expert witnesses by defense, February 28, 2011
Motions related to forensic/scientific evidence to be heard by February 28, 2011
Depositions of LE officers/employees, September 30, 2010
Non-forensic/scientific evidentiary motions to be files by October 31, 2010 and heard no later than January 31, 2011
All other witnesses are to be listed by August 31, 2010
Depositions of all other witnesses by October 31, 2010
All other non-forensic/scientific motions filed by and heard by January 31, 2011
Discovery schedule for penalty phase witnesses will be addressed in June 2010
Trial date, May 9, 2011
There is also a General Discovery Order:
Once a witness becomes known to the Defendant, she shall decide within 30 days whether the witness will be listed... In no event shall any witness be listed or deposed, by either party, outside the time limits provided in this order. In the absence of a stipulation, it will be the burden of the listing or deposing party to show good cause for any delay to this Court.
It looks like it's going to be a LONG and BUSY year!