Amanda Knox Conviction Overturned by Italy Supreme Court

Italy’s Supreme Court has overturned the convictions of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito on Friday for the 2007 murder British exchange student Meredith Kercher.

Amanda Knox released this statement:

“I am tremendously relieved and grateful for the decision of the Supreme Court of Italy,” she said. “The knowledge of my innocence has given me strength in the darkest times of this ordeal. And throughout this ordeal, I have received invaluable support from family, friends, and strangers. To them, I say: Thank you from the bottom of my heart. Your kindness has sustained me.

“I only wish that I could thank each and every one of you in person”

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