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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

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Amanda Knox Vows To Work On Behalf Of The Wrongly Convicted

SEATTLE (AP) — Finally cleared of involvement in her roommate’s 2007 murder in Italy, Amanda Knox says she will work on behalf of the wrongly convicted. 202 more words


After the dust has settled

The acquittal of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito last Friday surprised everyone. The Supreme Court’s decision respected the facts of the case but most observers had become so jaundiced with the workings of Italian justice that few expected such an outcome. 785 more words

Legal Musings Special: The Labyrinthine Mess of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito's (Re)Acquittal

I don’t get it. I have read and re-read dozens of reports surrounding the case of Meredith Kercher’s brutal murder, and I just don’t get it. 1,302 more words


Knox's legal saga could end with her winning millions in compensation

On Friday, Italy’s top court cleared Amanda Knox of any culpability in the 2007 murder of Meredith Kercher — once and for all. During a tearful statement made outside of her family’s home, Knox said, “I’m grateful to have my life back.” However, the legal maneuvering won’t end there. 77 more words

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