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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


Amanda Knox's Ex-Boyfriend: We're Still Friends

ROME (AP) — Amanda Knox’s former Italian boyfriend said Monday he needs to heal wounds inside his heart and soul, now that he and the American have been definitively acquitted of her British roommate’s 2007 murder in the Italian town where all three were then students. 292 more words


Amanda Knox Acquitted by Italian Court

After years and convictions and appeals and overturns, Amanda Knox’s legal saga in Italy appears to be over. Italy’s Supreme Court yesterday ruled that there was not sufficient evidence to support a conviction for Ms. 115 more words

Criminal Law

Amanda Knox verdict: The real evidence and why (almost) everything you think you know about the case is wrong

Original post from Salon

‘…..An Italian court annuls a murder verdict. We may never know what happened, but most of the U.S. media has it wrong… 1,646 more words

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Amanda Knox Acquitted

Amanda Knox Has Been Acquitted of Murder Charge

Ending a legal saga that went on for eight years and captivated the world’s attention, Italy’s highest court on Friday overturned the guilty conviction of Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito in the murder of 21-year-old British student Meredith Kercher. 17 more words


Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito acquitted of Meredith Kercher murder

Knox and Raffaele Sollecito for the murder of UK student Meredith Kercher have been quashed by Italy’s top appeals court.

It is the final ruling in the case, following three previous court decisions over the 2007 murder. 789 more words


Most anything you want

Je suis Amanda: Mr Sollecito was a sideshow. The main target of prosecutorial obsession was Ms Knox. It’s pretty obvious the Italian legal system leaves a great deal to be desired (see its bunga bungling vis-a-vis Mr Berlusconi). 86 more words