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Amanda Knox Verdict

Where Are All The Feminists? Why Amanda Knox's Story Is About More Than Murder

Lisa Marie Basile | Posted 07.28.2014 | Crime
Lisa Marie Basile

People ask me why I care about this case. It is because I am a human and a feminist. Why are we, as a society, so quick to sexualize and blame victims on the very basis of gender? Why must we live by some imaginary angel/whore binary?

CCTV Footage May Cast Doubt Over Knox's Alibi

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 05.08.2014 | World

CCTV footage released by an Italian investigative TV show casts doubt over Amanda Knox's alibi in the case of the murder of her roommate Meredith Kerc...

Amanda Knox Posts 'We Are Innocent' Photo

Posted 02.12.2014 | World

Protesting her recent murder conviction by an Italian court, American student Amanda Knox posted a defiant photo on Twitter this week claiming her and...

Eline Gordts

(CLONE) Amanda Knox Found Guilty

HuffingtonPost.com | Eline Gordts | Posted 02.04.2014 | Training

An Italian court has found Amanda Knox guilty of murder in her latest trial on Thursday, ABC reports. This is the third trial for Knox and her Ital...

Italy Agrees to Have Justin Bieber Extradited in Place of Amanda Knox

Spencer Green | Posted 04.02.2014 | Comedy
Spencer Green

Following the Italian appeals court's second murder conviction of former exchange student Amanda Knox, an agreement has been reached in which singer Justin Bieber will be extradited to Italy in place of Ms. Knox.

Meredith Kercher's Family: We Still Want The Truth

Agence France Presse | | Posted 04.02.2014 | World

The family of murdered British student Meredith Kercher said Friday it was still "on a journey for the truth" after an Italian court reinstated a guil...

Guilty Verdict Hit Knox 'Like A Train'

Posted 01.31.2014 | Crime

Amanda Knox appeared shaken but determined in her first interview after being convicted of murder for a second time. Speaking with ABC's Robin Robe...

David Lohr

Amanda Knox Reacts To New Guilty Verdict

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 01.31.2014 | Crime

Amanda Knox said Thursday she is "frightened and saddened" by the guilty verdict handed down Thursday in the 2007 death of Meredith Kercher. "Havin...

Amanda Knox Ruled Guilty In Third Murder Trial

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 01.30.2014 | World

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — Amanda Knox says she is frightened and saddened by her "unjust" murder conviction in the death of her British roommate Meredi...

Amanda Knox Found Guilty

Posted 01.30.2014 | World

An Italian court has found Amanda Knox guilty of murder in her latest trial on Thursday, ABC reports. This is the third trial for Knox and her Ital...

Prosecutor: Knox's Guilty Verdict Should Be Reinstated

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — The prosecutor seeking to reinstate the conviction of Amanda Knox for the murder of her roommate urged an appeals court on Mo...

Italian Appellate Judge Stands By Knox Acquittal

AP | Posted 03.28.2013 | World

MILAN -- The Italian presiding appellate judge who acquitted American student Amanda Knox in the murder of her British roommate says he remains certai...

LOOK: Key Moments In Amanda Knox Trial

Posted 03.26.2013 | World

Italy's highest criminal court overturned the 2011 acquittal of Amanda Knox, opening a new chapter in the six-year saga of the American student suspec...

Amanda Knox 'Very Anxious' During Court Appeal

AP | FRANCES D'EMILIO | Posted 05.25.2013 | World

ROME — Italy's highest court says it will issue a decision Tuesday morning on whether to overturn American student Amanda Knox's acquittal in th...

Amanda Knox Slander Trial Postponed

AP | Posted 05.10.2012 | World

MILAN -- Amanda Knox's slander trial in Italy has been postponed until next year because the judge was busy with another trial. Knox faces a charge o...

Why Was Amanda Knox Cleared?

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 02.14.2012 | World

MILAN, Italy — No murder weapon. Faulty DNA. No motive. Even the time of death was wrong by nearly an hour. The Italian appeals court that clear...

Amanda Knox Receiving Hate Mail, Taking Krav Maga Self-Defense Classes In Seattle

Posted 11.22.2011 | World

Amanda Knox is taking self-defense classes at a gym in Seattle, Washington, the Daily Mail reports. Since returning home after having her convictio...

Amanda Knox's Ex Breaks His Silence

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 12.26.2011 | World

Raffaele Sollecito, Amanda Knox's ex-boyfriend, broke his years-long media silence in an interview with the Italian newspaper Oggi. Among the salac...

Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

This week, "outs" were in. In politics, Chris Christie and Sarah Palin announced they were officially out of the running for 2012. In Italy, Amanda Knox was finally out of prison after an appeals court jury overturned her conviction for murdering her roommate. Knox quickly flew home to Seattle amid rampant speculation about how much money she could make for selling her story. Also out: Hank Williams, Jr., whose signature intro song will no longer be a part of Monday Night Football. The country singer had told Fox News that the president hitting the links with John Boehner was "like Hitler playing golf with Netanyahu." (Note to rhetorical extremists on both sides: Nazi comparisons never help make your case.) Tragically, this week also saw the way-before-his-time passing of Steve Jobs, a towering example of an American businessman whose vision, creativity, and entrepreneurial spirit benefited both Apple and the world. Take note, Wall Street. RIP, Steve.

Reversal of Spin

Andrea Lyon | Posted 12.06.2011 | Crime
Andrea Lyon

Under our law, if there is a reasonable hypothesis of innocence in a circumstantial case, the defendant must be acquitted. That is our law, and it is the result achieved by Knox and her team.

Nancy Grace Trashes Amanda Knox, Verdict

Posted 12.05.2011 | Media

Nancy Grace issued a typically blunt verdict on Amanda Knox during a Monday interview. The outspoken HLN host and fierce 'Dancing with the Stars' c...

Emotional Welcome For Amanda Knox In Seattle

Posted 12.05.2011 | World

Amanda Knox received an emotional welcome in hometown Seattle, where she arrived on Tuesday after being released from an Italian prison. Knox had been...

Knox Verdict Leaves Long List Of Questions

AP | By NICOLE WINFIELD and ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 12.05.2011 | World

PERUGIA, Italy -- From the beginning, it was a case of contradictions, and the questions did not end with the verdict that freed Amanda Knox. The acq...

Amanda Knox Returns Home To Seattle

AP | PHUONG LE and MANUEL VALDES | Posted 12.04.2011 | World

By PHUONG LE and MANUEL VALDES, The Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) -- Amanda Knox returned to her hometown of Seattle on Tuesday and was as overcome...

Amanda Knox Heads Back To Seattle

AP | MARTIN BENEDYK and PHUONG LE | Posted 12.04.2011 | World

SEATTLE — Amanda Knox returned to her hometown of Seattle on Tuesday with four years in an Italian prison behind her, the stabbing death of her ...