John Edwards Verdict: Not Guilty on 1 Count,…


CNN's Jeffrey Toobin was characteristically candid about the latest shambolic developments in the John Edwards corruption trial. After days of protracted deliberation, the jury revealed on Thursday that they had reached a unanimous verdict on just one

RALEIGH, NC – DECEMBER 11: Former North Carolina senator and Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards and his daughter Cate leave the funeral services for Elizabeth Edwards at Edenton Street United Methodist Church on December 11, 2010 in Raleigh

DEVELOPING: A verdict has been reached on one of six counts in the John Edwards trial. As of this moment, the jury says they can only agree on the charge of illegal campaign contributions from Rachel "Bunny" Mellon.

John Edwards has just been found NOT GUILTY on one of six campaign fraud charges stemming from his 2008 run for President — the judge declared a mistrial…

[Updated at 4:31 p.m. ET] The judge in the John Edwards trial has declared a mistrial on all counts except for the one on which the jury found the former presidential candidate not guilty, CNN producers in the courtroom said

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