Italian court deliberates over Knox retrial

Jan 30, 2014, 10:54 AM EST
FLORENCE, ITALY - JANUARY 30: Raffaele Sollecito arrives at the Nuovo Palazzo di Giustizia courthouse of Florence for the final verdict of the Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito retrial on January 30, 2014 in Florence, Italy. Meredith Kercher was murdered in her bedroom on November 1st, 2007 in Perugia. On March 25, 2013 the verdict that declared Knox and Sollecito innocent and accused Rudy Guede of the murder was cancelled and the trial had to restart in Florence.
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An Italian appeals court in Florence has begun deliberations in the third trial of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito who stand accused of the 2007 murder of Meredith Kercher. Defense attorneys for Knox, who is currently in the U.S., have urged the jury to not overlook mistakes made by investigators of the murder.