Sunday 1 February 2015

Amanda Knox's Court Appearances

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ITALY'S highest court this morning overturned American student Amanda Knox's acquittal for the murder of her roommate, ordering a re-trial. She was convicted in 2009 of killing British roommate Meredith Kercher in Perugia, Italy in 2007, and served nearly four years in jail after being sentenced, but was released on appeal in 2011.
ITALY'S highest court this morning overturned American student Amanda Knox's acquittal for the murder of her roommate, ordering a re-trial. She was convicted in 2009 of killing British roommate Meredith Kercher in Perugia, Italy in 2007, and served nearly four years in jail after being sentenced, but was released on appeal in 2011.
MARCH 2011 -Amanda Knox escorted by police upon arrival in court before the start of a session of her appeal trial in Perugia's courthouse.
OCTOBER 2011 : The home belonging to Curtis Knox, the father of Amanda Knox in Seattle, where she lived following her return to the States.
OCTOBER 2011: Amanda Knox acknowledges the cheers of supporters while her mother Edda Mellas comforts her on October 4, 2011 in Seattle, Washington.
OCTOBER 2011: The Knox family, including Amanda Knox's father, Curt Knox prepare to depart from Rome on their journey back to Seattle.
OCTOBER 2011:Amanda Knox's sister Deanna Knox reacts after hearing the verdict that overturns Amanda's conviction and acquits her of murdering her British roommate Meredith Kercher, at the Perugia court.
OCTOBER2011: Amanda Knox's mother Edda Mellas waits in Perugia's Court of Appeal before hearing that Amanda won her appeal against her murder conviction on October 3, 2011 in Perugia, Italy.
OCTOBER 2011: Amanda Knox breaks down in tears after hearing the verdict that overturns her conviction and acquits her of murdering her British roommate Meredith Kercher at the Perugia court on October 3, 2011 in Perugia, Italy.
OCTOBER 2011: Amanda Knox's relatives react as they listen to the verdict that overturns her conviction and acquits her of murdering her British roommate Meredith Kercher.
OCTOBER 2011: Amanda Knox enters Perugia's Court of Appeal to learn that she won her appeal against her murder conviction on October 3, 2011 in Perugia, Italy.
OCTOBER 2011: Raffaele Sollecito hugs his lawyer Giulia Bongiorno as he arrives at Perugia's Court of Appeal the day of the verdict in Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito's appeal of their murder convictions on October 3, 2011 in Perugia, Italy.
OCTOBER 2011: Clothes hang from the cell windows of the 'Casa Circondariale di Perugia' prison which currently holds Amanda Knox, with the City of Perugia in the background on October 02, 2011 in Perugia, Italy.
OCTOBER 2011: Television journalists report from outside Perugia's Court of Appeal in Perugia, Italy. Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito are awaiting the verdict of their appeal that could see their conviction for the murder of Meredith Kercher overturned.
SEPTEMBER 2011: Amanda Knox speaks to her lawyer Luciano Ghirga as she is escorted from her appeal hearing at Perugia's Court of Appeal on September 30, 2011 in Perugia, Italy.
SEPTEMBER 2011: Amanda Knox attends her appeal hearing at Perugia's Court of Appeal on September 30, 2011 in Perugia, Italy.
SEPTEMBER 2011: Luciano Ghirga lawyer of Amanda Knox attends the Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito appeal hearing at Perugia's Court of Appeal
SEPTEMBER 2011: Amanda Knox is escorted to her appeal hearing at Perugia's Court of Appeal in Perugia, Italy.
SEPTEMBER 2011: Raffaele Sollecito attends his appeal hearing at Perugia's Court of Appeal on September 29, 2011 in Perugia, Italy. .
SEPTEMBER 2011: Amanda Knox attends her appeal hearing on September 26, 2011 in Perugia, Italy.
SEPTEMBER 2011: US defendant Amanda Knox who was sentenced in December 2009 to 26 years in prison for the grisly murder of her British roommate Meredith Kercher in Perugia, in what prosecutors said was a drug-fuelled sex game that turned violent, is escorted on September 26, 2011 into court for the resumption of her appeal trial at the Perugia courthouse.
SEPTEMBER 2011: US student Amanda Knox is seen in court on September 23, 2011 as her appeal trial against her conviction for the murder of British housemate Meredith Kercher is winding up, with prosecutors set to present their final arguments
JULY 2011: US Amanda Knox smiles during a session of her appeal trial in Perugia's courthouse on July 30, 2011. A forensic expert in Amanda Knox's appeal against her conviction for murdering her British roommate in Italy said today that no DNA was found on the blade of the presumed murder weapon. The original trial for the 2007 murder in the medieval Italian university town of Perugia had heard that traces of victim Meredith Kercher's DNA were found on the blade of the kitchen knife and that Knox's DNA had been identified on the handle.
JULY 2011: Amanda Knox smiles to her friend Madison Paxton in Perugia's Court of Appeal during a session of her appeal against her murder conviction on July 30, 2011 in Perugia, Italy.
JUNE 2011: Amanda Knox returns after a break in Perugia's court of Appeal during the appeal hearing against her murder conviction on June 27, 2011 in Perugia, Italy.
JUNE 2011: US defendant Amanda Knox sits on June 18, 2011 in court during her appeal trial at the Perugia courthouse.
PERUGIA, ITALY - MARCH 26: Amanda Knox comes back after a break in Perugia's court of Appeal during a session of her appeal against her murder conviction on March 26, 2011 in Perugia, Italy. American Amanda Knox and her Italian ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito were convicted of the murder of Ms Knox's former British flatmate Meredith Kercher in 2007. Their trial took place in December 2009 with Knox and Sollecito receiving sentences of 26 and 25 years respectively. Rudy Guede, an unemployed man from Ivory Coast, was also convicted of the Meredith Kercher's murder.
MARCH 2011: US Amanda Knox takes place in court before the start of a session of her appeal trial in Perugia's courthouse on March 12, 2011.
JANUARY 2011: Italian Raffaele Sollecito gestures as he arrives for his appeal trial in Perugia's courthouse on January 22, 2011. .
DECEMBER 2010: Amanda Knox, flanked by her lawyers, attends a session of her appeal against her murder conviction in Perugia's court of Appeal on December 18, 2010 in Perugia, Italy.
DECEMBER 2010: Amanda Knox arrives in court before the start of the hearing of her appeal trial in Perugia's courthouse on December 18, 2010.
NOVEMBER 2010: Amanda Knox arrives in Perugia's court of Appeal during the first session of her appeal against her murder conviction on November 24, 2010 in Perugia, Italy.
NOVEMBER 2010: Raffaele Sollecito arrives at the Perugia courthouse for the first session of his appeal trial on November 24, 2010.
MARCH 2009: Former exchange student Amanda Knox of Seattle, Washington arrives for the Meredith Kercher murder trial at the Perugia courthouse on March 28, 2009 in Perugia, Italy.
JANUARY 2009: US student Amanda Knox arrives at court in Perugia, charged with the alleged sex-murder of her British housemate in the Italian university town of Perugia on January 16, 2009.

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