On his syndicated talk show today, the CNN journalist weighed in with co-anchor Kyra Phillips on the news that the country's Supreme Court has ordered the Seattle native to face a retrial along with her ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito in the 2007 stabbing death of her British roommate Meredith Kercher.
"Isn't that crazy?" asked Phillips. "She just started her life all over again, new boyfriend. Thought she was moving on and it's back, and it's so bizarre if you read all the articles; there's a lot of confusion as to why this is happening."
Given Knox was acquitted of the murder in October 2011 after serving four years in an Italian prison, Cooper was a bit flummoxed by the surprise development himself.