Giacomo Benedetti's Testimony (English)
This is an English language translation of the testimony. See Giacomo Benedetti's Testimony for the original Italian transcript.
Translation of Benedetti's deposition at AK/RS appeals trial June 27, 2011. Translated from the Italian court transcript: Media:Testimony 06 27 11.pdf
Key to abbreviations GM Giuliano Mignini Prosecutor Pubblico Ministero GBE Giacomo Benedetti Witness being questioned CPH Claudio Pratillo Hellmann Judge Presidente LM Luca Maori Sollecito defense lawyer Avvocato FM Francesco Maresca Counsel for Kercher family (civil plaintiffs) Avvocato CDV Carlo Dalla Vedova Knox defense lawyer Avvocato
THE WITNES CAUTIONED IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE 497 OF THE CODE OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE, LEGAL PRACTICE FORMULA.
PRESIDING JUDGE -CPH: Please sit down and, speaking into the microphone, you must state your personal details.
Personal details: My name is Giacomo Benedetti, I am 24, born in Assisi on March 9, 1987, I live in Perugia.
Giuliano Mignini- GM-
Defence Counsel L. Maori: Listen Benedetti, you as you told the public prosecutor have had several conversations with Rudy.
Defence Counsel Zaganelli: In both Perugia and Viterbo prisons?
Civil Parties Counsel F. Maresca: President there’s objection.
Defence Counsel L. Ghirga: [off microphone].