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Casey Anthony subpoenaed in defamation suit

By the CNN Wire Staff
  • A woman Casey Anthony accused of kidnapping her daughter is suing Anthony for defamation
  • Anthony was served papers in jail, the plaintiff's attorney's office says

Orlando (CNN) -- A woman suing Casey Anthony for defamation has subpoenaed her for a videotaped deposition, the plaintiff's attorney's office told CNN Wednesday.

Anthony was served Tuesday night in jail, hours after she was acquitted of her daughter's murder but convicted of lying to police, according to an assistant to John Morgan, the attorney representing Zenaida Fernandez Gonzalez.

When her daughter Caylee was missing, Casey Anthony said the 2-year-old was with a nanny named Zenaida Fernandez Gonzalez.

Eventually confronted by her family, Casey Anthony maintained that Gonzalez had kidnapped Caylee.

Authorities never found a nanny by that name who cared for Caylee. They found a woman named Zenaida Fernandez Gonzalez, who denied ever meeting the Anthonys and later filed the defamation lawsuit.