| May 21, 2011
| 2:04 PM
A probe into the evidence against Amanda Knox, the University of Washington student convicted of murder in Italy, was extended for another 40 days on Saturday, according to her attorney.
The results of new DNA were due Saturday, but forensic experts were...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 1:54 PM
Two inmates testified Saturday that Amanda Knox, the American student convicted of murder in Italy, was not actually involved in the killing of her roommate. But they offered two different accounts on who the actual killers were.
Three other inmates...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 3:27 PM
A prosecutor in the Amanda Knox appeal hearing Saturday challenged forensic experts who have said evidence used to convict the American student of the slaying of her British roommate in 2007 is unreliable.
The experts, Carla Vecchiotti and Stefano Conti,...
| Apr 4, 2009
Jurors heard graphic testimony and watched a video of an autopsy at
the murder trial of former University of Washington student Amanda
Knox and her former boyfriend in Italy.
The coroner, Luca Lalli, testified Friday that British student...
| May 9, 2009
A footprint expert called by the prosecution testified on Saturday that a bloody footprint on a bathroom rug matched the Italian defendant in the 2007 slaying of a British university student, news reports said.
Lorenzo Rinaldi, who directs the...
| Sep 14, 2009
| 11:43 AM
The trial of University of Washington student Amanda Knox has resumed in Italy after a two month summer break.
Knox and co-defendant Raffaele Sollecito are accused of killing her British roommate.
A forensic expert will be taking the stand for the...
| Nov 21, 2009
Italian prosecutors Saturday requested life in prison for Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend accused in the fatal stabbing of her British roommate during a drug-fueled sex game.
In their closing arguments, prosecutors said Knox and Italian Raffaele...
| Nov 24, 2009
After two years, the parents of Amanda Knox hope their ordeal will soon be over. They are adamant that the Amanda, they know, is not the killer Italian prosecutors would have you believe she is. Edda Mellas and Curt Knox will leave for Italy on...
| Nov 27, 2009
Along with facing a sentence of life in prison, former University of Washington student Amanda Knox could owe the family of her murdered roommate millions of dollars.
The family of Meredith Kercher wants $36 million in damages from the three people...
| Nov 28, 2009
An additional investigation in the case of American student Amanda Knox has now surfaced. However, this time the student's parents are the ones under investigation for alleged defamation. Authorities are now looking into the alleged abuse the family...
| Nov 30, 2009
One of Italy's top criminal defense lawyers is making final arguments Monday, for the ex-boyfriend of University of Washington student Amanda Knox.
Raffaele Sollecito and Knox are accused of murdering Meredith Kercher in her bedroom in 2007, in the...