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  1. News - World - ITALY

    Kercher convict, Raffaele Sollecito, stopped near Italian border

    Posted Jan 31st 2014, 08:03pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Florence Italian police found Raffaele Sollecito close to the Austrian border, authorities said on Friday, a day after a court upheld his conviction with US student Amanda Knox ... not attend the verdict due to stress. “Raffaele Sollecito... was notified of the cautionary measures of the travel ban and the confiscation of his passport in the first hours of this morning,” ...

  2. News - World - ITALY

    Bias claims after judge in Amanda Knox trial talks to Italian media

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 09:38pm by AGENCIES

    ... and her ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito to 25 years in prison for the British student's killing. His remarks, published by three newspapers on Saturday, were reportedly described ... the defendants, and in particular against Raffaele Sollecito, and that interview proves it," defence lawyer Luca Maori told Corriere della Sera. Maori said Sollecito's legal team would consult ...

  3. News - World - ITALY

    Italian court explains its guilty verdict against Amanda Knox

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 01:47am by AP

    ... explained the January guilty verdicts against the American student and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito in a 337-page document that examined both the evidence and the motive. The court said ... room. "It is a matter of fact that at a certain point in the evening events accelerated; the English girl was attacked by Amanda Marie Knox, by Raffaele Sollecito, who was backing up his ...

  4. News - World - COURTS

    Italian prosecutors call for 30-year jail sentence for Amanda Knox

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 02:32am by AFP

    ... where she is being judged in absentia for the murder of her housemate. Prosecutors also requested that her ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito be given 26 years, saying the punishment should be harsher for Knox because she initially accused someone else of the crime. Knox and Sollecito have already served four years in prison for the murder of British student Meredith Kercher, who ...

  5. News - World - CRIME

    Amanda Knox declares innocence in e-mail to court

    Posted Dec 18th 2013, 04:26am by AP

    ... contends happened during the first trial against her and her former boyfriend, Italian Raffaele Sollecito. The case against Knox, 26, and Sollecito, 29, is being heard for a third time. Knox spent ... for a second appeals trial. Sollecito has appeared at several hearings, declaring his innocence. "I am not in court because I am afraid. I am afraid that the vehemence of the prosecution will make ...

  6. News - World - ITALY

    Amanda Knox defence lawyers to focus on DNA evidence in retrial

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... requests for new testimony or evidence. Knox and Italian Raffaele Sollecito spent four years behind bars for the murder of Kercher, who was found half-naked in a pool of blood in the house she ... be re-examined," Luciano Girgha told retrial judge Alessandro Nencini. The knife, recovered from a kitchen drawer in Sollecito's house, bore tiny traces of Knox's DNA on the handle, ...

  7. News - World - COURTS

    Knox retrial due to acquittal flaws

    Posted Jun 20th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... and inconsistencies". Knox and Italian Raffaele Sollecito were initially found guilty of killing the 21-year-old Leeds University student in 2007 during what was described as a drug-fuelled sexual assault, ... Sollecito's lawyer, Giulio Bongiorno, said: "If there was an erotic game then there needs to be a search for the other people involved, who are certainly not Raffaele Sollecito and Amanda ...

  8. News - World - CRIME

    Amanda Knox murder verdict sets stage for Italy extradition battle

    Posted Feb 01st 2014, 10:39am by AP

    ... in international extradition law. Knox and her former Italian boyfriend, Raffaele Sollecito, were both found guilty on Thursday of killing 21-year-old Meredith Kercher, who was found stabbed to death ... and Sollecito after four years in custody. Sollecito was found by police in the early hours of Friday less than 10 kilometres from Italy's border with Austria. He was released after several hours. ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 03:56am by STAFF

    ... Italian lover Raffaele Sollecito for the murder of British student Meredith Kercher in Perugia in 2007. Knox, who has remained in the United States since an appeal court acquitted her and Sollecito of murder in 2011, will not be in Italy's supreme court to hear the ruling. The 2011 acquittals were overturned last year. Experts say it is unlikely that Knox will be extradited even ...

  10. News - World - ITALY

    Amanda Knox ‘frightened’ as murder conviction reinstated

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 10:59am by AP

    ... justice system Amanda Knox Lawyers for Knox and her 29-year-old ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito, who was also found guilty, vowed to appeal to Italy’s highest court, a process that will take ... It was the third trial for Knox and Sollecito, whose first two trials in the 2007 slaying of British exchange student Meredith Kercher produced flip-flop verdicts of guilty, then innocent. After ...




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