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# meredith-kercher - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Amanda Knox wins €18,400 in damages after human rights case against Italian authorities

The European Court of Human Rights said police did not provide her with a lawyer or interpreter.

# meredith-kercher - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Amanda Knox talked prison and redemption and then sang an Irish rebel song on Ray D'Arcy last night

The 30-year-old, who spent the guts of a decade fighting a murder conviction in Italy over the death of her then flatmate, made a memorable appearance on last night’s show.

# meredith-kercher - Monday 30 March, 2015

Timeline: The key events in the trial for the murder of Meredith Kercher

Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito were acquitted at the end of last week.

Knox's ex-boyfriend: 'I will not accept being labelled a murderer'

Raffaele Sollecito also described his relationship with Knox as a “simple story of affection”.

From 'she-devil' to free woman, the story of Amanda Knox

She said, “The knowledge of my innocence has given me strength in the darkest times of this ordeal.”

# meredith-kercher - Monday 23 March, 2015

Court to examine Amanda Knox's guilty verdict in murder case

Knox said she would be dragged ‘kicking and screaming’ back to Italy.

# meredith-kercher - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Knox and Kercher fought over money on the night of the murder, says Italian court

A long extradition fight for Amanda Knox is expected following January’s sentencing of 28 and a half years in prison.

# meredith-kercher - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Amanda Knox ex-boyfriend says he wasn't trying to flee Italy

Raffaele Sollecito said he turned back from a trip when he learned he had been convicted for a second time of the killing of Meredith Kercher.

# meredith-kercher - Friday 31 January, 2014

"I will never go willingly to Italy"

Knox says that she will fight her conviction “to the very end”.

Raffaele Sollecito 'stopped at Italian border' following retrial verdict

Sollecito had his murder verdict for the killing of Meredith Kercher reinstated last night. American Amanda Knox was also found guilty of murder after the retrial.

# meredith-kercher - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Amanda Knox retrial: Verdict expected later today

A court in Italy is due to announce new appeal verdicts for Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito, who have been accused of killing a British student in 2007.

# meredith-kercher - Monday 30 September, 2013

Retrial of Amanda Knox and her former lover for Kercher murder begins today

But Knox herself is not returning to Italy, saying: “I was depicted as a young, unscrupulous liar. A sex fiend, a murderess. I’m not coming back.”

# meredith-kercher - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Knox: 'I was already imprisoned as an innocent person in Italy'

Amanda Knox defends her decision not to return to Italy for a new appeals trial.

# meredith-kercher - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Amanda Knox: 'What happened to me could have happened to anyone'

In a bid to promote her autobiography that is out today, Knox says she wants “the truth to come out”.

# meredith-kercher - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Amanda Knox has 'no plans' to return to Italy for retrial

The United States does not normally extradite its citizens to face legal action.

# meredith-kercher - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Italy court orders retrial for Amanda Knox

Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito were acquitted on appeal in 2011 for the killing of Meredith Kercher – but now face a retrial.

# meredith-kercher - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Father of Meredith Kercher tells of moment he learned of daughter's death

John Kercher has released a book about his “beloved” young daughter – six months before Amanda Knox publishes her version of events.

# meredith-kercher - Friday 17 February, 2012

Amanda Knox to receive €3m in HarperCollins book deal

The 24-year-old Seattle woman is to write about her experience of being tried and convicted of the murder of her British room-mate in Italy in 2007 – and her eventual acquittal.

# meredith-kercher - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Italian prosecutors seek to reinstate Amanda Knox conviction

Knox and former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito successfully appealed their conviction for the murder of Meredith Kercher and were freed last year.

# meredith-kercher - Friday 16 December, 2011

Italian appeals court outlines flaws in Knox case

An Italian appeals court has outlined why it chose to overturn the convictions of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito – no murder weapon, faulty evidence collecting and no motive.

# meredith-kercher - Sunday 9 October, 2011

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Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.

# meredith-kercher - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Kercher family 'back to square one' as Knox and Sollecito go free

The family of murder victim Meredith Kercher says it is struggling to understand

From The Daily Edge Wrong-footed newspaper sites accidentally publish ‘Knox is guilty’ stories Amanda Knox

Wrong-footed newspaper sites accidentally publish ‘Knox is guilty’ stories

Fooled by an early declaration of guilt on a slander charge, the Daily Mail and Sun post stories declaring Knox to have lost her appeal.

Prosecution to appeal, but Amanda Knox still free to go home

Amanda Knox will return to Seattle this week, after being acquitted of murder, but may be back due to a prosecution appeal.

# meredith-kercher - Monday 3 October, 2011

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Watch: Amanda Knox wins appeal and is free to go

Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito have been cleared of the murder of British student Meredith Kercher four years ago and are free to go.

'I did not kill, I did not rape': Amanda Knox speaks at murder appeal

The US student and her ex-boyfriend are now awaiting news of the success or failure of their murder conviction appeal.

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LIVE: The verdict in the Amanda Knox appeal case

Watch live footage, via CBS, of the final hours in the courtroom in Perugia, where Amanda Knox’s fate will be decided today.

# meredith-kercher - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Defence lawyer compares Amanda Knox to Jessica Rabbit

Knox is no femme fatale, according to her lawyer, “she’s just drawn that way”.

# meredith-kercher - Monday 26 September, 2011

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Lawyer: Knox is a 'demonic, satanic, diabolical she-devil'

Lawyers for a British student, who Amanda Knox had accused of murdering Meredith Kercher, lashes out in court.

# meredith-kercher - Saturday 24 September, 2011

Prosecutors criticise media 'obsession' with Amanda Knox

US student Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend are appealing their convictions for the murder of Knox’s flatmate Meredith Kercher four years ago in Italy.

# meredith-kercher - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

Court rejects new DNA test request in Knox trial

The decision is good news for the American student as it means an independent review of DNA evidence — previously ordered by the appeals court and hugely favorable to Knox — will stand.

# meredith-kercher - Monday 5 September, 2011

Amanda Knox appeal enters final stages as it resumes today

A verdict in the appeal against her conviction for the murder of a British student in 2007 is expected by the end of the month.

# meredith-kercher - Monday 25 July, 2011

Amanda Knox murder appeal centres on disputed DNA evidence

Appeal of murder conviction for death of Meredith Kercher, 21, continues in Italy.

# meredith-kercher - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

Knox confronts witness who said she killed Meredith Kercher

Rudy Guede told the court that Knox and her ex-boyfriend murdered Meredith Kercher nearly four years ago.

# meredith-kercher - Saturday 18 June, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Saturday

In today’s Fix: Irish woman dies in Australian road accident; Adams calls for united Ireland; Ireland’s social network obsession; Norris targets the quilters; and Niland’s Wimbledon dream.

Appeal court hears that 'Amanda Knox is innocent'

A convicted child murderer has claimed he was told Knox had nothing to do with the murder of Meredith Kercher nearly four years ago.

# meredith-kercher - Thursday 19 May, 2011

Experts still searching for key DNA data in Amanda Knox murder appeal, says father

Independent experts appointed to review DNA evidence are now expected to request an extension at this weekend’s court hearing.

# meredith-kercher - Friday 25 March, 2011

Amanda Knox appeals to Italian judge to block TV movie online

Knox is trying to overturn her conviction for the 2007 murder of British student Meredith Kercher.

# meredith-kercher - Saturday 12 March, 2011

Amanda Knox appeals trial resumes in Italy

Lawyers for the American student, convicted of murdering Briton Meredith Kercher, question the prosecution’s evidence.

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