It’s not easy to frame innocent people. Mistakes are made. Witnesses fail to get their stories straight. Fraudulent evidence is noticed. Real forensic experts from elsewhere point out what is wrong with it. Criminal profilers explain why the suspects are unlikely to have been involved. The whole shambolic nature of the enterprise is unpicked and revealed for the fraud it is.
The mass media may not pay attention to this. Newspapers like a simple narrative and for them the prosecution story may be fine. We have all heard the expression, “Don’t believe what you read in the papers”, but you don’t know how true it is until you or somebody you care about is in the news. It pays to be sceptical of every source. Check facts and verify statements. Don’t trust the messenger.
Acting on these principles, a group of innocence campaigners have built a website. It covers the Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito Case in detail. Please read it. You will learn how Meredith Kercher and her family have been failed and continue to be failed by Italy.
I was asked to provide a case summary, or overview. I had no hesitation in doing so. The creators of the site have done a fantastic job. They have the facts at their fingertips and they are set out clearly. Please use those facts when you talk to your friends. Every journey starts with a single step. Start here: