Italy Appeals Knox Acquittal

    Amanda Knox, left, is comforted by her sister, Deanna Knox, during a news conference shortly after her arrival at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011, in Seattle. Knox was freed Monday after an Italian appeals court threw out her murder conviction for the death of her British roommate, Meredith Kercher.  (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

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    Italian prosecutors asked Italy’s high court Tuesday to reinstate the conviction of Amanda Knox and her boyfriend, Raffaele Sollecito, who were convicted and then acquitted in the killing of a British student. The prosecutors filed a 112-page appeal, and said they were “very convinced” that Knox and Sollecito were guilty of the stabbing death. They said the revised sentence, which acquitted the pair of murder and upheld minor charges related to the truthfulness of their testimony, was full of “errors and omissions.”

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