Top 5: Amanda Knox and five other stories of wrongful conviction

Amanda Knox was accused of murdering her roommate as an exchange student in Italy and held in an Italian prison for four years. Her fight to clear her name has made international news for the past few years, and she's just released a memoir about her ordeal. Unfortunately, her story is not an uncommon one. To read more about the injustice of wrongful convictions, check out our reading list below. 

And be sure listen to Knox's interview with Anna Maria Tremonti on The Current above.