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(FILES)Amanda Knox waves to supporters as she makes (Credit: Getty KEVIN CASEY)

(FILES)Amanda Knox waves to supporters as she makes her first appearance at SeaTac Airport after arriving in Seattle following her release from prison in Italy in this October 4, 2011 file photo. Amanda Knox, a US student who spent four years in jail in Italy on charges of murdering her British roommate, Meredith Kercher before she was acquitted, is to give her first television interview, ABC news said February 11, 2013. "Now, after the dramatic Italian trial, conviction, and the court appeal that finally acquitted and freed her she will speak to ABC News," the network said, announcing that the interview will be broadcast on April 30. The interview comes just as Knox, who was a college junior at the time of the incident, launches a press tour promoting her memoir "Waiting to Be Heard," which will be published by HarperCollins on April 30. HarperCollins, a subsidiary of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., did not reveal financial details, but The New York Times has said Knox sold the rights to her story for nearly $4 million. AFP PHOTO / Kevin CASEY / FILESKevin Casey/AFP/Getty Images

PHOTOS: Amanda Knox Trial

Italy's highest criminal court overturned Amanda Knox's acquittal in the slaying of her British roommate and ordered a new trial, prolonging a case that has become a cause celebre in the United States.

FILE - 2013 MARCH 26: Italy's highest court
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FILE - 2013 MARCH 26: Italy's highest court has ordered a retrial for Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito over the 2007 killing of Meredith Kercher.

FILE - 2013 MARCH 26: Italy's highest court
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FILE - 2013 MARCH 26: Italy's highest court has ordered a retrial for Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito over the 2007 killing of Meredith Kercher.

FILE - 2013 MARCH 26: Italy's highest court
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FILE - 2013 MARCH 26: Italy's highest court has ordered a retrial for Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito over the 2007 killing of Meredith Kercher.

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(FILES) - A file picture shows Amanda Knox (R), US national accused of the 2007 murder of her housemate Meredith Kercher arriving at the court during the resumption of her appeal trial in Perugia on September 30, 2011. Italy's highest court of appeal overturned the acquittal of US student Amanda Knox on and ordered a retrial over the murder of her British housemate, according to media reports on March 27, 2013. Knox and her Italian former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito -- originally sentenced to 26 and 25 years in prison for killing and sexually assaulting Meredith Kercher in 2007 -- were acquitted on appeal in 2011 after four years in prison. Both now face a retrial. AFP PHOTO/TIZIANA FABITIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images

Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito are, March 25,
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Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito are, March 25, 2013 awaiting a decision by Italian Supreme Court judges regarding a new trial over the murder of Meredith Kercher or if the case will be closed. PERUGIA, ITALY - DECEMBER 05: (ALTERNATIVE CROP) Amanda Knox is driven into court at midnight to hear the sentence in her murder trial on December 5, 2009 in Perugia, Italy. Knox and her former Italian boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito were convicted of the murder of British student Meredith Kercher in Perugia on November 1, 2007, according to broadcast reports. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

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(FILES) This combo image made of files pictures shows US student Amanda Knox (L) and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito during their trial in Perugia. Italy's highest court of appeals was set to rule on March 25, 2013 on whether US student Amanda Knox, acquitted in 2011 of murdering her British housemate in the university town of Perugia, will face another trial. AFP PHOTO / FILES / FABIO MUZZI /ALBERTO PIZZOLIALBERTO PIZZOLI,FABIO MUZZI/AFP/Getty Images

Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito are, March 25,
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Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito are, March 25, 2013 awaiting a decision by Italian Supreme Court judges regarding a new trial over the murder of Meredith Kercher or if the case will be closed. PERUGIA, ITALY - NOVEMBER 24: Amanda Knox (C) is led away from Perugia's Court of Appeal by police officers after the first session of her appeal against her murder conviction on November 24, 2010 in Perugia, Italy. American Amanda Knox and her Italian ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito were convicted of the murder of Ms Knox's former British flatmate Meredith Kercher in 2007. Their initial trial completed in December 2009 with Knox and Sollecito receiving sentences of 26 and 25 years respectively. Rudy Guede, an unemployed man from Ivory Coast, was also convicted of the murder of Meredith Kercher. The case is also forming the basis for a film currently being shot in Italy entitled 'The Amanda Knox Story', with American actress Hayden Panettiere cast as Amanda Knox. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

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FILE - 2013 MARCH 26: Italy's highest court has ordered a retrial for Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito over the 2007 killing of Meredith Kercher. Please click on this link for more images.

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(FILES)Amanda Knox waves to supporters as she makes
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(FILES)Amanda Knox waves to supporters as she makes her first appearance at SeaTac Airport after arriving in Seattle following her release from prison in Italy in this October 4, 2011 file photo. Amanda Knox, a US student who spent four years in jail in Italy on charges of murdering her British roommate, Meredith Kercher before she was acquitted, is to give her first television interview, ABC news said February 11, 2013. "Now, after the dramatic Italian trial, conviction, and the court appeal that finally acquitted and freed her she will speak to ABC News," the network said, announcing that the interview will be broadcast on April 30. The interview comes just as Knox, who was a college junior at the time of the incident, launches a press tour promoting her memoir "Waiting to Be Heard," which will be published by HarperCollins on April 30. HarperCollins, a subsidiary of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., did not reveal financial details, but The New York Times has said Knox sold the rights to her story for nearly $4 million. AFP PHOTO / Kevin CASEY / FILESKevin Casey/AFP/Getty Images

(FILES)Amanda Knox (L) is comforted by her sister,
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(FILES)Amanda Knox (L) is comforted by her sister, Deanna Knox, during a news conference shortly after her arrival at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in this October 4, 2011 file photo. Amanda Knox, a US student who spent four years in jail in Italy on charges of murdering her British roommate, Meredith Kercher before she was acquitted, is to give her first television interview, ABC news said February 11, 2013. "Now, after the dramatic Italian trial, conviction, and the court appeal that finally acquitted and freed her she will speak to ABC News," the network said, announcing that the interview will be broadcast on April 30. The interview comes just as Knox, who was a college junior at the time of the incident, launches a press tour promoting her memoir "Waiting to Be Heard," which will be published by HarperCollins on April 30. HarperCollins, a subsidiary of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., did not reveal financial details, but The New York Times has said Knox sold the rights to her story for nearly $4 million. AFP PHOTO / Kevin CASEY / FILESKevin Casey/AFP/Getty Images

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