Amanda Knox extradition battle possible after murder conviction reinstated

Thursday, January 30, 2014 | 8:39 p.m. CST

FLORENCE, Italy — More than two years after Amanda Knox returned to the U.S. apparently home free, an Italian court Thursday reinstated her murder conviction in the stabbing of her roommate and increased her sentence to 28½ years in prison, raising the specter of a long extradition fight.