Skip to main content
  1. News
  2. Crime & Courts

Read Casey Anthony deposition in Zenaida Gonzalez case (PDF, videos, photos)

See also

On Feb. 25, 2014, the recent deposition in the Zenaida Gonzalez vs. Casey Anthony case was publicly released. Casey Anthony was acquitted on first-degree murder charges in the death of her two-year-old daughter Caylee in July 2011, but has been embroiled in legal battles since. She has spent several years in bankruptcy court and faces two civil lawsuits, one from the meter reader who discovered Caylee Anthony’s remains on December 11, 2008, Roy Kronk; the second from a woman with the same name as the babysitter Casey Anthony accused of kidnapping her daughter, Zenaida Gonzalez. In the deposition, Anthony denied that the nanny actually kidnapped Caylee, though this is contrary to statements made during the state of Florida’s investigation and search for her missing child.

During Anthony’s murder trial, her attorney Jose Baez stated that Caylee had never been kidnapped and her mother fabricated the story to cover up her own sexual abuse and neglect at the hands of her father, George Anthony. He stated that Caylee Anthony drowned in the family’s swimming pool and out of panic, they covered up the death and pointed blame on the nanny. Zenaida Gonzalez says that Anthony’s lie destroyed her life, caused her and her children emotional harm and suffering and resulted in financial loss. In the newly released documents and sworn deposition, Anthony states that the nanny “Zenaida Goznalez” was real and not fictitious. This is contrary to what Jose Baez stated during the trial.

When an attorney asked Anthony if she could prove that a nanny named Zenaida Gonzalez really existed, Anthony replied she couldn’t. Attorney Keith Mitnik inquired, “Now, is there any way in the world that you could suggest to me that I might find this person to see if she ever existed?"

Case Anthony answered, "I don't know if you could or not, sir."

Click here to read the Casey Anthony deposition

Follow the Casey Anthony Case on Facebook and on Twitter

Click here for Casey Anthony latest news, updates, photos, videos and documents

For more Casey Anthony news, check out the recent articles below. Click subscribe to receive notice in your email when a new article has been published.

· Share your views on Lifetime’s ‘Prosecuting Casey Anthony’ movie (Video)

· Lifetime follows ‘Prosecuting Casey Anthony’ with ‘Beyond the Headlines’ (Video)

· Live blogging, chat for Lifetime movie ‘Prosecuting Casey Anthony’ with Rob Lowe (Video)

· Jose Baez said Caylee Anthony was first thought in the morning and last at night (Video)

· Is Casey Anthony the Lizzie Borden of the twenty-first century? (Video)

· Casey Anthony court appeal to be heard live, streaming online; Will she attend? (Video)

· Do you find similarities between the Casey Anthony case and Jodi Arias case? (Video)

· Will viewers tune in for ‘Prosecuting Casey Anthony’ Lifetime movie? (Video)

· Did television host Aphrodite Jones incite violence against Casey Anthony? (Video)

· Newspaper predicts Casey Anthony will be ‘big news’ in 2013 (Video)

· Why Jose Baez is not the villain in the Casey Anthony case (Video)

· Some say boycott Casey Anthony books, movies, media and news, do you agree? (Video)

· Possible sighting of Casey Anthony has many asking if she fears for her life (Video)

· Jeff Ashton explains meaning of ‘Imperfect Justice’ in Casey Anthony case, book (Video)

· George Anthony says ‘foolproof suffocation’ search clears him, gives statement (video)

· Casey Anthony latest news: Do you think photo is real ‘Tot Mom’ sighting? (Video)

· Casey Anthony latest news: Is this photo first sighting of ‘Tot Mom’? (Video)

· Casey Anthony latest news: Lifetime movie told from Jeff Ashton’s perspective (Video)

· Casey Anthony latest news: Photos of woman may be Casey in Palm Beach (Video)

· Photos: Warning! Graphic pictures of Caylee Anthony’s Remains (View With Caution)

· Casey Anthony latest news: Caylee’s remains still speak, four years later (Video)

· Casey Anthony latest news: Casey on phone as ‘fool-proof suffocation' searched

· Casey Anthony latest news: Read Firefox searches described as missed smoking gun (Video)

· Casey Anthony latest news: Jose Baez says ‘foolproof suffocation’ buried (Video)

· Casey Anthony Lifetime movie gets premiere date (Video)

· Casey Anthony latest news: Judgment day, wacky lawsuit dismissed, illuminati (Video)

· Casey Anthony latest news: Zenaida Gonzalez, sued for billions, civil trial (Video)

· Casey Anthony latest news: Jose Baez, book deals, grandmother passed away (Video)

· Casey Anthony latest news: Celebrity boxing, left Florida, civil trial updates

· Nancy Grace on Casey Anthony: Victim’s advocate or legal expert?

· Prosecuting Casey Anthony movie star Rob Lowe appears as Drew Peterson tonight

· Casey Anthony verdict outrage continues on social media networks one year later

· Casey Anthony may testify in Zenaida Gonzalez civil trial

· Report: Attorneys for Casey Anthony want murder trial excluded from civil case

· Casey Anthony must reveal financial information in Zenaida Gonzalez case

· Woman suing Casey Anthony for defamation, Zenaida Gonzalez, arrested in Florida

· Casey Anthony off probation, but legal woes far from over

Advertisement

News

  • Gaza school shelled
    Israeli airstrikes topple a school in Gaza suspected of housing rockets; dozens killed
    Video
    Video
  • Ebola outbreak
    An American with Ebola virus died shortly after boarding three planes
    World News
  • Why dogs smell butts
    Researchers figure out why dogs like to smell each other's butts
    Pets
  • Time to stop tanning
    The surgeon general advises us not to tan as melanoma cases are on the rise
    Health News
  • Zimmerman lands dream job
    George Zimmerman lands his dream job as a security guard at a gun/motorcycle shop
    Headlines
  • 10 smartest states
    Here are the 10 most educated states in the U.S., did yours make the cut?
    US News

Related Videos:

  • Jesse Ventura awarded $1.84 million in lawsuit against murdered Navy SEAL
    <div class="video-info" data-id="517827126" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=517827126&autoStart=true"></div>
  • Barack Obama Golfing
    <div class="video-info" data-id="517972661" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=517972661&autoStart=true"></div>
  • Suspect Metin Atilan, a former defense contractor
    <div class="video-info" data-id="517929377" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=517929377&autoStart=true"></div>