Amanda Knox, in March 2011. Tiziana Fabi /AFP/Getty Images hide caption itoggle caption Tiziana Fabi /AFP/Getty Images The Two-Way Italian Court Orders Retrial For Amanda Knox March 26, 2013 The young American was convicted in the brutal 2007 murder of an English exchange student. Later, an appeals court overturned that verdict. But now, Italy's highest court has ordered a retrial. Knox is in the U.S. If she is convicted again, Italy might seek her extradition.