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June 27, 2011
Amanda Knox returns after a break in Perugia's court of appeal during the appeal hearing against her murder conviction in Perugia, Italy. Knox and her Italian ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito were convicted of the murder of Knox's former British flatmate Meredith Kercher in 2007. Their trial took place in December 2009 with Knox and Sollecito receiving sentences of 26 and 25 years, respectively. Rudy Guede, an unemployed man from Ivory Coast, also was convicted of Meredith Kercher's murder.