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John Edwards leaves a federal courthouse with his parents Bobbie and Wallace Edwards at the end of the day on May 25, 2012 in Greensboro, North Carolina. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Edwards Trial Judge To Jurors: ‘Don’t Discuss The Case’

Jurors in the John Edwards campaign fraud trial have the long holiday weekend to think over the case — but not talk about it — as the judge sternly warned before sending them home after six days of deliberations.

05/26/2012

Former Sen. John Edwards and his daughter, Cate Edwards, leave the Federal Courthouse after the third day of jury deliberations on May 22, 2012 in Greensboro, N.C. (credit: Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Jury Deliberates Fate Of John Edwards For Fourth Day

The jury at the trial of former presidential candidate John Edwards is set to deliberate his fate for a fourth day.

05/23/2012

Former presidential candidate John Edwards (Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Judge Refuses To dismiss John Edwards Charges

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A federal judge refused to throw out campaign corruption charges against John Edwards on Friday, meaning the former presidential hopeful will have to present his case to a jury.

CBS Charlotte–05/11/2012

Former Sen. John Edwards and his daughter, Cate Edwards Upham, leave the U.S. Federal Courthouse after the first day of jury selection on April 12, 2012 in Greensboro, N.C. (credit: Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Judge Refuses To Throw Out John Edwards Case

Defense lawyers for John Edwards will ask a judge Friday to dismiss corruption charges against their client, arguing prosecutors failed to prove the former presidential candidate intentionally violated the law.

05/11/2012

Then-Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Barack Obama and John Edwards wave during a rally at Van Andel Arena on May 14, 2008 in Grand Rapids, Mich. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Former Edwards Donor Warned Obama Campaign About Infidelity Rumors

A onetime donor to John Edwards testified Tuesday that he warned the campaign of President Barack Obama in 2008 to look closely at rumors about the former North Carolina senator’s infidelity before it considered offering him any position in the administration.

05/08/2012

John Edwards leaves the Federal courthouse with his daughter, Cate Edwards Upham, after Edwards' first day of trial on April 23, 2012 in Greensboro, N.C.. (credit: Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Witness: Edwards Used 101-Year-Old Philanthropist To Funnel Hundreds Of Thousands To Mistress

One of John Edwards’ most prolific donors, a 101-year-old philanthropist, felt like she was being used for her money after a request for tens of millions of dollars to endow a poverty foundation once his presidential hopes were dashed, a friend of the wealthy heiress testified Friday.

05/04/2012

Andrew Young, former aide to Sen. John Edwards, arrives at the Federal Courthouse to testify against Edwards on the first day of trial on April 23, 2012 in Greensboro, N.C. (credit: Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Ex-Edwards Aide: Former Senator Called Mistress ‘Crazy Slut’

The aide who helped John Edwards hide his pregnant mistress testified Tuesday that the former presidential candidate directed him to seek money from rich friends to provide the woman a monthly allowance.

04/24/2012

Former Sen. John Edwards leaves the U.S. Federal Courthouse after the first day of jury selection on April 12, 2012 in Greensboro, N.C. (credit: Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Judge Orders Ex-Edwards Aide To Turn Over Book Drafts

The judge overseeing John Edwards’ criminal trial has ordered a former speech writer for the two-time presidential candidate to turn over any drafts of books or articles involving him and other key players in his case.

04/23/2012

Former Sen. John Edwards and his daughter, Cate Edwards Upham, leave the U.S. Federal Courthouse after the first day of jury selection on April 12, 2012 in Greensboro, N.C.

Judge: Ex-Edwards Aide Called Potential Witnesses Before Trial

Prosecutors and defense lawyers in the John Edwards trial were poised to begin making their case to jurors on whether the former presidential candidate violated federal campaign finance laws.

CBS Charlotte–04/23/2012

Former Sen. John Edwards and his daughter, Kate Edwards Upham, enter the U.S. Federal Courthouse on April 12, 2012 in Greensboro, N.C. (credit: Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Jury Selection Begins In John Edwards Criminal Trial

After years of investigation, denials and delays, jury selection was set to begin Thursday for the criminal trial of former presidential candidate John Edwards.

04/12/2012

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