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Knox Lawyer: She’s Like Jessica Rabbit

Wrapping up a high-stakes appeal trial, Amanda Knox’s defense lawyer fought back against claims by the prosecution that the American student is a “she-devil” and a “femme fatale.” Instead, said Giulia Bongiorno, Knox is like Jessica Rabbit in the movie Who Framed Roger Rabbit—she’s “not bad, she’s just drawn that way.” Knox’s appeal trial is expected to reach a verdict next week; her lawyers have debunked much of the original evidence that was used to convict her, but the jury’s decision is still a toss-up.

September 27, 2011 9:03 AM