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Latest Italian Court Items
For Meredith Kercher's family, the Italian court reasoning this week goes a long way to vindicating the account they have long and unwaveringly believed - that their 21-year-old daughter was murdered by American roommate Amanda Knox, her boyfriend at the time and a drifter.
An Italian court that convicted Amanda Knox in her roommate's 2007 murder said in lengthy reasoning made public Tuesday that the victim's wounds indicate multiple aggressors, and that the two exchange students fought over money on the night of the murder.
Amanda Knox was in her hometown of Seattle when she received the news Thursday that an Italian court reinstated the guilty verdict against her and her ex-boyfriend in the 2007 slaying of her British roommate.
Defying assertions that earthquakes cannot be predicted, an Italian court convicted seven scientists and experts of manslaughter Monday for failing to adequately warn residents before a temblor struck central Italy in 2009 and killed more than 300 people.
In a verdict that sent shock waves through the scientific community, an Italian court convicted seven experts of manslaughter on Monday for failing to adequately warn residents of the risk before an earthquake struck central Italy in 2009, killing more than 300 people.