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Casey Anthony To Receive Baptism: Infamous Mom Turns To Religion In Post-Caylee Trial Life

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Casey Anthony smiles during a July 2011 court apperance in Orlando, Florida.
Casey Anthony smiles during a July 2011 court apperance in Orlando, Florida.

Casey Anthony is turning to God.

The 26-year-old Florida woman, who was found not guilty of murdering her 2-year-old daughter Caylee, plans to be baptized, an "insider" tells Radar.

The ritual will take place "sometime this month" and is part of Casey's transition to a new, post-trial life, according to The Hollywood Gossip.

"Casey believes that Caylee is with God now and wants to ensure her own salvation so that she'll see her daughter again someday," the source said.

Anthony's trial caught national attention and sparked outrage. She had initially told police that her daughter was abducted. The child's remains were later found in a wooded area near her home.

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During her trial, her lawyer told the jury that Caylee actually drowned in a swimming pool. Anthony is currently on parole on an unrelated matter.

In January, Anthony released a webcam video of herself discussing life after the trial.

"It's just a little surreal how much things have changed since July and how many things haven't changed," she said in the video, referring to the trial verdict. "But the good thing is that things are starting to look up and things are starting to change in a good way. I just hope that things stay good and that they only get better."

The video remains one of the only public appearances by Anthony following her heavily covered trial approximately nine months ago. The footage shows Anthony in a new hairstyle, holding a puppy and wearing a nose ring.

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