Amanda Knox is an "enchanting witch", a woman with a "double soul" – part angel, part devil – her appeal hearing has been told by a lawyer representing the man Knox first accused of murdering Meredith Kercher.
Photograph released by the police and used in early news reports about the murder
The murder of Meredith Kercher occurred in Perugia, Italy, on 1 November 2007. Kercher, aged 21 at the time of her death, was a British university exchange student from Coulsdon, South London. She shared an upstairs flat with three other young women. She was sexually assaulted and stabbed, and property belonging to her was stolen.
People who are charged with the murder
From left : Raffaele Sollecito, Amanda Marie Knox and Rudy Hermann Guede