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# perugia - Monday 21 September, 2020

'Completely untrue': Downing Street strongly denies Italian newspaper report that Boris Johnson was in Perugia

The claim was contained in an article in Italian newspaper La Republica.

# perugia - 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.

# perugia - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Two separate earthquakes within two hours hit central Italy

Quakes measuring 5.4 and 6.1 struck the same area of Italy where 298 people died in August of this year.

# perugia - Monday 30 March, 2015

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.”

# perugia - 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.

# perugia - Friday 31 January, 2014

"I will never go willingly to Italy"

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

# perugia - 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.”

# perugia - 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.

# perugia - 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.

# perugia - 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.

# perugia - 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.

# perugia - 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.

# perugia - 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.

# perugia - Monday 3 October, 2011

'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.

LIVE: The verdict in the Amanda Knox appeal case Amanda Knox This post contains videos

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.

# perugia - 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”.

# perugia - Monday 26 September, 2011

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.

# perugia - 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.

# perugia - 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.

# perugia - 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.

# perugia - Monday 22 August, 2011

Libyan rebel leader claims capture of third Gaddafi son

Al-Saadi Gaddafi – a former professional footballer – was reportedly detained last night alongside one of his brothers.

# perugia - 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.

# perugia - Saturday 18 June, 2011

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.

# perugia - 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.

# perugia - Sunday 19 December, 2010

Amanda Knox granted forensic review in murder appeal

Court rules that DNA evidence used to convict US student Knox and her former boyfriend of Meredith Kercher’s murder will be reviewed independently.

# perugia - Saturday 11 December, 2010

Tearful Knox insists Italian courts made "enormous mistake"

The American student convicted of killing her British roommate breaks down as she insists she is not guilty of wrongdoing.

# perugia - Wednesday 24 November, 2010

Amanda Knox murder appeal opens in Italy

US student back in court a year after being convicted of murder of British roommate Meredith Kercher.