Amanda Knox Is Pregnant With Her First Child | BabyGaga
Amanda Knox is expecting her with husband Christopher Robinson. The author and activist shared the exciting news during the newest episode of .
During the episode, of the moment she saw her positive pregnancy test. She can be heard exclaiming, “Yay, we did it!” She then directly spoke to her followers to inform them she’s been documenting her pregnancy from “day one,” and plans to share more about her experience in the coming months.
According to , Amanda has been open about her struggles with fertility. Last month, during a podcast episode, the activist disclosed that she suffered a miscarriage while six weeks along.
Amanda explained she became pregnant shortly after she removed her and started trying to conceive. Though she was only a few months along, she said they’d already begun decorating the nursery and stocking up on baby supplies. They even picked out a name.
Unfortunately, Amanda later learned at a prenatal appointment she’d experienced a when the doctor couldn’t find a heartbeat.
The public figure admitted she was “incredible disappointed,” adding that it “felt like a betrayal” since things didn’t work out as planned.
After the experience, Amanda said she and her husband became determined to get pregnant again. She said that trying to conceive started feeling like “work,” adding that the process wasn’t fun. Luckily, however, the couple are now expecting once again.
Amanda, 34, made international headlines in 2007 when she was wrongfully convicted of murdering her roommate, Meredith Kercher, when they were both studying abroad in Italy. Amanda was eventually acquitted of the rime in 2015 by the Italian Supreme Court of Cassation.
Following her release from prison, Amanda has devoted her life to being a criminal justice activist and writer. She wrote the best-selling memoir Waiting to be Heard about her experience. Amanda continues to speak at various panels and conferences on criminal justice and story. She also now hosts the popular podcast The Truth About Crime.
Amanda and Christopher became legally married in 2018 after getting engaged only a month prior. The couple later held a in February 2020. The pair explained they chose to legally tie the knot ahead of their wedding “to simplify our taxes and insurance,” reports. At the time, they said that no one should be surprised about their nuptials since they were already living as common law partners for several years.
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