Amanda Knox is free to return to the United States, following the partial overturn of her conviction in the 2007 slaying of Meredith Kercher.But the family of Kercher, a 21-year-old student from England whose throat was slit in the Perugia apartment she shared with Knox and a few other women, is unhappy that the media hoopla surrounding Knox has overshadowed the fact that their daughter was brutally murdered.Stephanie Kercher, Meredith's sister, explained, "Meredith has been almost forgotten...Read Full Story
Amanda Knox, the student accused of murdering Meredith Kercher in Italy in 2007, was just freed in her appeal trial today. An Italian appeals court overturned the murder conviction, and a judge ruled that she will be released from prison immediately.Knox burst into tears upon hearing the verdict, and was taken out of the courtroom by armed officers. Apparently her parents are planning to get her out of the country and back into the US as soon as possible. Meanwhile, the scene outside the...Read Full Story
By Nick Pisa Last updated at 9:22 PM on 28th October 2008 Add to My Stories Former lovers Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito will also face trial for the murder Drifter Rudy Guede was tonight sentenced to 30 years in jail for the brutal sex murder of British student Meredith Kercher almost exactly a year ago.Guede, 21, was found guilty after a six week hearing and at the same time former lovers Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito were sent for trial.Meredith, 21, was found semi...Read Full Story
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Below are summaries of some more key and very pervasive myths which you can easily spot in today’s media in the US and UK (though never in Italy) which we will nail in depth soon in other longer posts.
The real hard truths can all already...Read Full Story
[Multi-millionaire success story Brunello Cucinelli and, below, his Perugia-area factory and a typical store]
Few crime specialists seem to see the pattern of the attack against Meredith as being absent of intense anger.
There is no way that attack represents the pattern of a lone burglar or for that matter of a single perp of any kind. The Supreme Court already KNOWS that and they know that at first appeal the Knox and especially Sollecito lawyers tried desperately to prove...Read Full Story
Meredith Kercher was a student who was killed while studying abroad in Italy in November 2007. Amanda Knox was accused of her murder, but her initial guilty verdict was overturned in October 2011. See more about Meredith Kercher info here.