| Jun 13, 2009
A former University of Washington student who denies murdering her British roommate testified Saturday that she was shocked by the death of a woman she considered her friend, and said a "crescendo" of police pressure led her to accuse an innocent man....
| Jun 13, 2009
University of Washington student Amanda Knox spent another day on the witness stand Saturday as her former UW classmates graduated back in Seattle. Knox denies murdering her British roommate, Meredith Kercher, in November 2007.
Knox testified that she...
| Jun 20, 2009
| 9:33 AM
A coroner told a jury Saturday that a stab wound to the neck of a British student slain in Italy was caused by a shorter knife than the one believed to be the murder weapon, lawyers said.
Francesco Introna, taking the stand at the murder trial of U.S....
| Jun 23, 2009
| 10:25 PM
A witnessed parked near the crime scene where Amanda Knox's roommate Meredith Kercher was murdered testified Tuesday that he heard no screams or anything unusual that night.
Pasqualino Coletta said his car broke down, forcing him to wait for help between...
| Jun 27, 2009
Lawyers for former UW student Amanda Knox told an Italian court Saturday that the man who killed Meredity Kercher has already been convicted.
According to British newspapers, Knox's defense attorneys said the Kercher murder was a "carbon copy" of...
| Jul 6, 2009
| 11:55 AM
A defense consultant has testified at the Amanda Knox murder trial in Italy, casting doubt on the prosecution's case against the former University of Washington student from Seattle.
An Italian news agency says a coroner, Carlo Torre, testified Monday...
| Jul 19, 2009
Former University of Washington student Amanda Knox will have to wait even longer to find out if she will be found guilty of the murder of her British roommate.
Knox and her former boyfriend, Raffaele Sollecito, are on trial in Italy, accused of...
| Nov 20, 2009
Closing arguments are under way in Italy in the murder trial of former University of Washington student Amanda Knox of Seattle.
She has been jailed more than two years. The trial began last January.
Knox and her Italian former boyfriend Raffaele...
| Sep 9, 2008
A lawyer for one of three suspects in the slaying of
a British college student in Italy said Tuesday that he is seeking
a separate trial for his client.
Valter Biscotti said Ivory Coast citizen Rudy Hermann Guede will
formally ask a judge to be...
| Sep 17, 2008
A judge is expected to decide by the end of the month whether to charge University of Washington student Amanda Knox with murder.
On Tuesday she had her first hearing on whether or not she will be charged in the stabbing death of her roommate, 21-...
| Sep 10, 2008
A lawyer for a Congolese pub owner who was briefly a suspect in the slaying of a British student in Italy says his client plans to seek damages for defamation from an American
Carlo Pacelli said Wednesday that Diya "Patrick" Lumumba...