John Edwards Verdict: A Look Back At John Edward's Extramarital Affair With Rielle Hunter

05/31/2012 08:29 pm ET

On Thursday, John Edwards' campaign finance fraud case ended in a mistrial. According the Associated Press, jurors acquitted the former Democratic presidential candidate on one charge and remained uncertain on the other five charges, including whether or not he used campaign donations to conceal his pregnant mistress, Rielle Hunter, while he ran for president.

Below, a look back at Edward's affair with Hunter -- and the ensuing sex scandal -- that brought the once-promising politician's career down.

The Affair That Brought Down John Edwards' Career

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