Kercher Family Gets Unlikely Help

    PERUGIA, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 29:  Raffaele Sollecito attends his appeal hearing at Perugia's Court of Appeal on September 29, 2011 in Perugia, Italy. Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito are awaiting the verdict of their appeal that could see their conviction for the murder of Meredith Kercher overturned. American student Amanda Knox and her Italian ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito, who were convicted in 2009 of killing their British roommate Meredith Kercher in Perugia, Italy in 2007, have served nearly four years in jail after being sentenced to 26 and 25 years respectively.  (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

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    The family of Raffaele Sollecito—who, along with Amanda Knox, was exonerated this week from his conviction in the 2007 murder of British student Meredith Kercher—has offered to help the victim’s family uncover the real story behind her death. “We worked to get to the truth to free Raffaele, and we are prepared to continue that search with [the Kerchers],” says Sarah Achille, Sollecito’s aunt. The Sollecitos have said they believe the killer was Rudy Guede—the African man who was convicted in a separate trial—but think there’s more to the story.

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