Amanda Knox - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Amanda Knox Court rejects grounds for new trial in Kercher murder ROME (AP) — An appeals court in Florence Tuesday rejected a bid for a new trial and possible acquittal by the only person convicted of the 2007 murder of British university student Meredith Kercher. Rudy Hermann Guede, an Ivorian, is serving a 16-year sentence for the murder of Kercher, found stabbed in her bedroom in a house she shared in Perugia with American student Amand... Tue, 10 Jan 2017 13:35:00 GMT 2017-01-10T13:35:00Z Only person convicted in Kercher murder seeks acquittal MILAN (AP) — Nearly two year after Italy's highest court acquitted Amanda Knox and her former Italian boyfriend of murdering a British student, the legal wrangling still isn't over. Lawyers for the Ivorian man convicted in the 2007 slaying of Meredith Kercher are petitioning a Florence appeals court Tuesday to overturn the only conviction in the case, arguing the acquittals ... Tue, 20 Dec 2016 10:22:00 GMT 2016-12-20T10:22:00Z