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Edwards Charges Dropped

AP | MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 06.14.2012 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. -- A relieved John Edwards said after his mistrial on campaign corruption charges that he believed good things were still in store for h...

Hearing Scheduled In Edwards Sex Tape Case

AP | MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 12.31.2011 | Politics

PITTSBORO, N.C. — A North Carolina judge has delayed a hearing on whether a former aide to John Edwards should be held in contempt. Andrew Youn...

Could Edwards Sex Tape Shake Up Case?

AP | Posted 12.28.2011 | Politics

GREENSBORO, N.C. — A federal judge in Greensboro may make a decision involving a contempt of court accusation in the case involving a purported ...

Federal Judge Refuses To Dismiss Criminal Charges Against John Edwards

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics

On Thursday, a federal judge in North Carolina refused to dismiss criminal charges against John Edwards, local station WTVD reports. U.S. District...

John Edwards' Attorneys Attack Criminal Case

AP | TOM BREEN | Posted 12.12.2011 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. — Lawyers representing former presidential candidate John Edwards are intensifying their efforts to have the criminal case against...

Edwards Legal Team Due In Court

AP | TOM BREEN | Posted 09.13.2011 | Politics

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The trial of former presidential candidate John Edwards can begin in October, a federal judge said Thursday, despite argument...

Judge Delays Proceedings In Criminal Case Against John Edwards

AP | TOM BREEN | Posted 08.21.2011 | Politics

GREENSBORO, N.C. — A speedy resolution to John Edwards' legal troubles became less likely Tuesday, when a federal judge postponed until July a c...

Inside Edwards’ Life In Exile

The Daily Beast | Michelle Cottle | Posted 08.20.2011 | Politics

Situated at the corner of Columbia and Franklin streets in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Spanky's Restaurant and Bar isn't known so much for its food a...

The Question At The Heart Of The John Edwards Case

AP | NEDRA PICKLER and MIKE BAKER | Posted 08.05.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The legal case against two-time presidential candidate John Edwards focuses on where to draw the line between the public and privat...

John Edwards: 'I've Done Wrong... But I Did Not Break The Law'

AP | TOM BREEN and NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 08.03.2011 | Politics

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Former presidential hopeful John Edwards pleaded not guilty Friday to federal charges that he solicited and secretly spent more...

Did John Edwards Break The Law While Driving To Court?

AP | By TOM BREEN and NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 08.03.2011 | Politics

John Edwards appeared in court Friday to face grand jury charges that he solicited and secretly spent more than $925,000 to hide his mistress and thei...

John Edwards To Plead Not Guilty

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.03.2011 | Politics

John Edwards will plead not guilty, his defense attorney Greg Craig said Friday in a written statement. Edwards "will tell the court he is innocent of...

John Edwards Indicted

AP/The Huffington Post | MIKE BAKER and NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 08.03.2011 | Politics

RALEIGH, North Carolina (AP) -- A federal grand jury indicted two-time presidential candidate John Edwards on Friday over $925,000 spent to keep his m...

John Edwards Criminal Charges Could Come Friday

AP | MIKE BAKER and NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 08.02.2011 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. — Criminal charges are likely to be filed Friday against John Edwards, the culmination of a two-year federal investigation into mo...

Whats At The Heart Of The Edwards Case, Secret Arguments

AP | NEDRA PICKLER and MIKE BAKER | Posted 07.31.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Former presidential candidate John Edwards and federal prosecutors are arguing over whether funds used to cover up his extramarital...

John Edwards Plea Deal Possible?

Posted 07.26.2011 | Politics

John Edwards is considering a plea deal that would allow him to avert a looming indictment in a more than two year investigation into alleged campaign...

John Edwards Denies Breaking The Law

Posted 07.26.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former presidential candidate John Edwards, under criminal investigation for alleged campaign finance law violations to hid...

John Edwards Could Be Indicted Within Days

AP | MIKE BAKER and GARY D. ROBERTSON | Posted 07.25.2011 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. — The Justice Department plans to bring criminal charges against John Edwards after a two-year investigation into whether the form...

Justice Department Gives Go Ahead On John Edwards Prosecution

Posted 07.24.2011 | Politics

The U.S. Department of Justice has indicated that it will allow John Edwards to be prosecuted in an investigation into alleged campaign finance violat...

John Edwards Indictment Could Reportedly Be Days Away

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A week after John Edwards was called to testify on a sex tape supposedly depicting him involved in a sexual act with former campaign videographer and ...