Edda Mellas's Testimony (English)
Edda Mellas's Testimony
Key to abbreviations GCM Giancarlo Massei Judge Presidente EM Edda Mellas Witness being questioned Amanda Knox's mother CP Carlo Pacelli Lumumba civil lawyer Avvocato LG Luciano Ghirga Knox defense lawyer Avvocato CDV Carlo Dalla Vedova Knox defense lawyer Avvocato GM Giuliano Mignini Prosecutor Pubblico Ministero SP Serena Perna Counsel for Stephanie Kercher Avvocato SS Sabrina Scaroni Counsel for civil plaintiff Patrick Lumumba Avvocato INT Interpreter
N.B.: This translation of witness testimony into English from Italian is subject to revision during subsequent phases of proofreading, and thus should be considered as an intermediate rather than a final version. It is a free translation of the Italian original on which it is based and is being provided at this time for the convenience of interested parties who do not read Italian. Although every effort has been made to ensure its accuracy, in the event of a discrepancy between it and the Italian original, the latter shall be considered as accurate and the English‐language translation as erroneous.
Witness Edda Mellas is introduced to the court.
Appointing of the expert Maura Battiliani
Interpreter Maura Battilani is introduced to the court.
Aware of the moral and legal responsibility that I take with my statement, I promise to tell the whole truth and not to hide anything to the best of my knowledge.