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-- -- -- -- -- tell you about all morning Italy's top appeals court overturning Amanda Knox is acquittal in her roommates murder case what are your brand new trial for her and her former boyfriend.
So what's next for -- -- company.
Let's talk to Fox News legal analyst Peter Johnson junior back from vacation right -- breaking story is a break so what is this this surprise you that they'd revisit the case not to publish what's new.
And so we're just going to do it again though it doesn't surprise me because that's the Italian system of of justice is unlike the United States.
Where the Fifth Amendment.
Precludes being retried retried ten times.
On the same charge -- get a conviction.
Unfortunately it in Italy that's the system is of the issue becomes -- Win and if she's retried in Italy -- she gulp eight she will not she'd be insane to go back to Italy for the retrial.
And then -- could she be extra -- didn't.
Back to Italy.
-- punishment -- in case of of conviction and so the simple answer is.
Is that it's up to the secretary.
Of state there's a treaty with Italy beat and the United States.
How people go back and forth between these two countries and it's at the discretion of the United States secretary of state in fact -- whether or not.
A person goes back now does the Knox family yet fight this in absentia.
Did they put some resources behind the defense.
-- spending hundreds of thousands dollars and making that determination right now by.
Going with a lawyer does that confer jurisdiction.
On Amanda Knox even though she doesn't appear if a lawyer appears does that mean that somehow.
She's appeared that proceeding and -- that pressure in an extradition proceeding or do you say.
This is a kangaroo court I have my -- story tell she's got a book coming out next month.
She get a premiere a Diane Sawyer she's gonna talk about it.
Is that going to be an empathetic and sympathetic book where she -- you lashing out at the Italian.
Authorities she has to tread carefully even though she's in Seattle even though she's in the United States.
And she's gotta tread carefully in a way that doesn't bring disrespect the Italian system.
And makes this thing go away perhaps they hole.
Back in the end it's a political determination.
About a criminal justice matter right there -- they have always been the write a book Finnish national incident she's there's been four years in jail I think she's safe in Seattle I think she be Smart to stay there basically just welcome back from the -- -- -- --
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