Subscribe Register Login

Friday, April 18, 2014, 6:48 p.m.
Top Picks - Mobile App

Knox in U.S. as Italian court begins deliberations

By The Associated Press

This article was published January 30, 2014 at 10:27 a.m.

FLORENCE, Italy — An appeals court in Florence began deliberations Thursday in the third murder trial of U.S. student Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend as the star defendant waited on another continent with, in her words, "my heart in my throat."

Knox's defense team gave their last round of rebuttals, ending four months of arguments in Knox's and Italian Raffaele Sollecito's third trial in the 2007 killing of her British roommate, Meredith Kercher, in the Italian university town of Perugia.

Knox's lawyer Carlo Dalla Vedova told the court he was "serene" about the verdict because he believes the only conclusion from the files is "the innocence of Amanda Knox."

Presiding Judge Alessandro Nencini said the court would deliberate Thursday for at least seven hours.

Comments on: Knox in U.S. as Italian court begins deliberations

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Route driver

    route driver needed in the LR and Conway areas. Home everyda...
    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Teacher/coach- the mcgehee school

    teacher/coach-The McGehee School District is accepting appli...
    MC GEHEE, AR

  • Estimator

    estimator: Commercial General Contractor seeking experienc...
    ROGERS, AR

  • Senior web developer

    senior web developer Transamerica Life Insurance Company see...
    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas

  • Ehr

    typist/abstractor WLR clinic, exp in EMR for clinical data....
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

Search 741 jobs >

Top Picks - Mobile App
Arkansas Online