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Amanda Knox seeks book deal to tell murder trial story
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Edited on Tue Dec-06-11 10:28 AM by dipsydoodle
Source: BBC News

Amanda Knox has hired a top lawyer and literary agent to help her sign a book deal, a spokesman for the family says.

Washington DC-based Robert Barnett will represent her in talks with publishers.

He has helped broker book deals for US Presidents Barack Obama, Bill Clinton and George W Bush, as well as former British Prime Minister Tony Blair.


Mr Barnett is a high-powered attorney and behind-the-scenes operator who also negotiated former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's contract with Fox News.

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  -Amanda Knox seeks book deal to tell murder trial story dipsydoodle  Dec-06-11 10:27 AM   #0 
  - no surprises here  leftyohiolib   Dec-06-11 11:08 AM   #1 
  - All of this will go on happening as long as  left on green only   Dec-06-11 12:45 PM   #2 
  - except  maxsolomon   Dec-07-11 04:25 PM   #14 
     - says it all n/t  Psephos   Dec-07-11 08:52 PM   #24 
  - Title: 'If I did it"  Lance_Boyle   Dec-06-11 01:01 PM   #3 
  - So, you have personal knowledge that Meredith Kercher was killed by Amanda Knox?  Missy Vixen   Dec-06-11 01:47 PM   #4 
  - Do you?  Darth_Kitten   Dec-07-11 07:23 AM   #9 
     - is the 'real evidence' in the hands of the italian courts?  maxsolomon   Dec-07-11 04:44 PM   #17 
        - Here's something for you...  Darth_Kitten   Dec-07-11 05:41 PM   #19 
           - that's a judge avoiding making a definitive statement  maxsolomon   Dec-07-11 06:09 PM   #22 
  - +1  closeupready   Dec-06-11 01:59 PM   #6 
  - I hope so....  Darth_Kitten   Dec-07-11 07:26 AM   #10 
     - it's amazing how convinced of her guilt you remain.  maxsolomon   Dec-07-11 04:39 PM   #16 
        - I'll never be convinced she had nothing to do with it.  Darth_Kitten   Dec-07-11 05:42 PM   #20 
  - There we go, cashing in.  closeupready   Dec-06-11 01:57 PM   #5 
  - I'd say she deserves any money she earns from writing this book  Merlot   Dec-06-11 10:59 PM   #8 
     - Gotta Agree  RobinA   Dec-07-11 03:03 PM   #12 
  - I'd like to see  JustAnotherGen   Dec-06-11 02:00 PM   #7 
  - Interesting perspective.  Darth_Kitten   Dec-07-11 07:31 AM   #11 
  - how did Merideth Kercher not 'get a fair shake'?  maxsolomon   Dec-07-11 04:32 PM   #15 
  - I hope she gets Joe McGuinness to help her  devilgrrl   Dec-07-11 04:06 PM   #13 
  - or perhaps you'll read it and realize  maxsolomon   Dec-07-11 04:45 PM   #18 
  - I'd borrow it and read it. Doubt I'd buy it.  Xithras   Dec-07-11 05:56 PM   #21 
  - Hmm, another expanded National Enquirer crap book I can miss.  plumbob   Dec-07-11 08:32 PM   #23 

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