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Italian court finds Knox guilty of murder

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An Italian court on Thursday pronounced US student Amanda Knox guilty of murder and sentenced her in absentia to 28 years and six months in prison in what she said was an "unjust verdict". 

This combo image made of file pictures shows US student Amanda Knox (L) and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito in Perugia

Chief judge Alessandro Nencini read out the ruling to a stunned silence in the Florence courtroom and Knox's lawyers said they would appeal in the high-profile and long-running case.

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