By Barbie Latza Nadeau
Regardless of the entire airtime dedicated to Amanda Knox, it’s nonetheless demanding to reconcile the fresh-faced honor scholar from Seattle with the sexually rapacious killer convicted of the November 2007 homicide of her British roommate. Few american citizens have heard all the strong proof that confident a jury that Knox was once one among 3 humans to sexually attack Meredith Kercher, brutalize her physique, and reduce her throat. In Angel Face, Rome-based Daily Beast senior author Barbie Latza Nadeau – who cultivated own relationships with the foremost figures in either the prosecution and the safety – describes how the Knox family’s heavy-handed efforts to regulate media assurance distorted the evidence, infected an American viewers, and painted an offensive, misguided photo of Italy’s justice method. An eye-opener for any mother or father contemplating sending a toddler away to review, Angel Face unearths what fairly went on during this incomprehensible crime.
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