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Amanda Knox legal fight highlights fallibility of DNA forensics

New Scientist No 3021 15 May 2015

GALILEO famously declared that “science proceeds more by what it has learned to ignore than by what it takes into account”. 29 more words

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Amanda Knox Caught On Film Doing Karaoke

Seattle’s Amanda Knox will forever be in the public eye, especially when she decides to do karaoke in New York City.

She picked a great tune -The Cranberries’ Zombie – because the girl can belt it out. 54 more words

Media Misogyny and its disastrous consequence

By Ghui

Media sensationalism is something we are all collectively complicit in. From the journalists who search for the most dramatic headlines to the readers who voraciously lap up the juiciest stories, we all have a part to play in the melodramatic theatre that is the modern media. 1,023 more words


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The latest victim is Jodi Arias. If news coverage goes ballistic, it's often an indication of a wrongful conviction.

The double tragedy of the Kercher family

This has been a tough article to write. There was a murder that need not have happened. The police may have been at fault. They had the chance to keep the culprit in custody for other crimes, before he killed. 2,105 more words

Favorite Crime Series: Amanda Knox

The case of Amanda Knox in Italy is perhaps one of my favorite cases. It was the second case I began to follow closely (the first was the D.C. 740 more words

Amanda Knox

Strange case involving Amanda Knox’s supposed forensic team DNA expert.

Strange case involving Amanda Knox’s supposed defense team DNA expert.

Some folks get suspicious when a defense expert goes on the defensive after being VERY public in the press. 94 more words

Wrongful Convictions

Amanda Knox vows to work on behalf of wrongly convicted

SEATTLE – Finally cleared of involvement in her roommate’s 2007 murder in Italy, Amanda Knox says she will work on behalf of the wrongly convicted. 201 more words