File photograph of Amanda Knox being escorted by Italian police to Perugia’s court on September 26th, 2008. Photograph: Pier Paolo Cito/PA

Italy’s top court threw out a conviction of American woman Amanda Knox for the 2007 murder of her British flatmate because of “glaring errors” in t(...)

 Accompanied by his lawyer Giulia Bongiorno (left) Raffaele Sollecito departs after giving a press conference in Rome on Monday following the overturning of his murder conviction last week by the country’s highest court. Photograph: Ettore Ferrari/EPA.

Amanda Knox’s ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito may seek reparations after his second acquittal for the 2007 murder of British student Meredith Kercher (...)

Amanda Knox speaks to the media during a brief press conference in front of her parents’ home in Seattle, Washington on Friday. Photograph: Stephen Brashear/Getty Images

Even as Amanda Knox in Seattle, USA and Raffaele Sollecito down in Puglia, Italy were experiencing huge relief at Friday’s Italian Supreme Court rulin(...)

Amanda Knox has been acquitted of murder by a top Italian court. Photograph: Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters

An Italian court has overturned the conviction of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito for the murder of British student Meredith Kercher. The decision (...)

Raffaele Sollecito (right) and Amanda Knox. Cassation judges can either uphold the convictions if they find the appeals trial was properly conducted or order yet another appellate trial. Photograph: Filippo Monteforte/Tiziana Fabifilippo/AFP/Getty Images

Italy’s highest court will not rule until Friday on whether to uphold the conviction of American Amanda Knox and her Italian ex-boyfriend for the murd(...)

The guilty verdict against Amanda Knox will be considered by Italy’s highest court next week. If the decision is upheld, the issue of Ms Knox’s extradition will resurface. Photograph: Getty

Amanda Knox was en route to Seattle from Rome - a free woman whose conviction for murder had just been overturned - when David Thorne, the US ambassad(...)

Amanda Knox has said she would not return willingly to Italy. Photograph: Reuters.

Amanda Knox, convicted in Italy of the murder of her British flat mate Meredith Kercher, is engaged to be married.Two sources close to Knox, who is 27(...)

Amanda Knox: is said to have killed Meredith Kercher with Raffaele Sollecito and Rudy Guede. She has maintained her innocence. Photograph: Reuters/Andrew Kelly

The Italian court that found American student Amanda Knox guilty of murder in January said yesterday that she had killed her British flatmate b(...)

Amanda Knox reacts while being interviewed on the set of ABC’s Good Morning America in New York yesterday. Photograph: Reuters

The judge who presided over Amanda Knox’s second murder conviction says he suffered over the verdict but that he and the jury agreed about her guilt i(...)

Amanda Knox before being interviewed on the set of ABC’s “Good Morning America” in New York. Photograph: Reuters

Amanda Knox declared she would never go back to Italy willingly and would fight her reinstated conviction for the murder of Meredith Kercher “until th(...)