DiscoverTimesuck with Dan Cummins330 - Amanda Knox and the Murder of Meredith Kercher
330 - Amanda Knox and the Murder of Meredith Kercher

330 - Amanda Knox and the Murder of Meredith Kercher

Update: 2023-01-094
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What do you think you know about Amanda Knox? Do you think she was a sex-crazed party girl who got away with the murder of Meredith Kercher in Italy in 2007? That's what I thought before I dug into the research for this episode. I do not think that anymore. The case against her is the sloppiest murder trial I've ever looked into. Outlandish investigative bias, ridiculous crime lab mistakes, and a court system where jurors are allowed to be influenced by the media during the trial. And in this case, the media was mostly tabloids. And the tabloids - fed nonsense by the prosecutor in Knox's case - continually printed completely fabricated and slanderous theories about Amanda. The court of public opinion convicted her of Meredith's murder and forever tarnished her reputation... but did she have ANYTHING to do with her roommate's death? Was she even sex-crazed? Did the media and the Italian legal system get ANYTHING right about her in her first trial? We have a wild one this week. Enjoy! 

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330 - Amanda Knox and the Murder of Meredith Kercher

330 - Amanda Knox and the Murder of Meredith Kercher

Dan Cummins, Olivia Lee