Jose Baez to represent girl charged in bullying case
ORLANDO, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35 ORLANDO) -
The attorney who represented Casey Anthony has another high-profile client.
Jose Baez will represent a 12-year-old girl who is charged in connection with the death of Rebecca Sedwick. Sedwick is the Polk County girl who committed suicide after a relentless case of bullying.
The 12-year-old and a 14-year-old classmate are charged with aggravated stalking.
Rebecca Sedwick's mother, Tricia Norman, has hired the prominent Orlando law firm Morgan & Morgan in her quest for justice. The firm announced this week that Norman has retained attorney David Henry, the managing partner at Morgan & Morgan's Winter Haven office. Potential defendants in the case have not been named.