Mistrial for Edwards

Albany Times

A North Carolina jury could not reach a verdict Thursday on five charges against John Edwards and acquitted him of one more, likely ending the case against him. By MICHAEL BIESECKER, ASSOCIATED PRESS GREENSBORO, N.C. — John Edwards was acquitted on one charge of campaign finance fraud and a mistrial was declared on five other […]

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John Edwards Jurors Say 'Evidence Wasn't There' to Convict

ABC News

A jury's refusal to convict John Edwards was less a redemption of the former White House hopeful than a rejection of the Justice Department's boldest attempt to make an example of someone in the name of enforcing campaign finance laws. GREENSBORO, N.C. — John Edwards' campaign finance fraud case ended in a mistrial Thursday when […]

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John Edwards unlikely to be retried after jury deadlocks

USA TODAY

By Richard Simon WASHINGTON — Having failed to convict John Edwards of campaign finance violations, theU.S. Justice Departmentmust now decide whether to retry the former Democratic presidential candidate on the five charges for which the judge By MICHAEL BIESECKER, ASSOCIATED PRESS GREENSBORO, N.C. — John Edwards was acquitted on one charge of campaign finance fraud […]

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John Edwards unlikely to be retried after jury deadlocks

USA TODAY

John Edwards' campaign finance fraud trial ended today in a manner so shambolic not even your mistress' spiritual advisor could have foreseen it. AP RALEIGH, NC — John Edwards' campaign finance fraud case ended in a mistrial Thursday when jurors acquitted him on one of six charges but were unable to decide whether he misused […]

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John Edwards Verdict: Not Guilty on 1 Count,…

ABC News

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 […]

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