Stories tagged: John Edwards
Thu., April 12, 2012, 5:55 a.m.
Jury selection set to begin in John Edwards 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.
Thu., July 14, 2011, 1:50 p.m.
Judge sets October trial date for Edwards
The trial of former presidential candidate John Edwards can begin in October, a federal judge said Thursday. Edwards is accused of accepting illegal campaign contributions to hide an affair during …
Fri., June 3, 2011, 7:46 a.m.
John Edwards charged in felony indictment
A federal grand jury has indicted two-time presidential candidate John Edwards over massive sums of money spent to keep his mistress in hiding during the peak of his 2008 campaign …
Tue., Dec. 7, 2010, 1:50 p.m.
Elizabeth Edwards succumbs to breast cancer
Elizabeth Edwards, who closely advised her husband in two bids for the presidency and advocated for health care even as her own health and marriage publicly crumbled, died today after …
Thu., Jan. 28, 2010
Edwards separation acknowledged
RALEIGH, N.C. – John and Elizabeth Edwards have separated, severing a marriage that has been relentlessly scrutinized since the disclosure of the former presidential candidate’s messy affair. Both acknowledged Wednesday …
Fri., Jan. 22, 2010
Edwards admits he’s father of child
RALEIGH, N.C. – Confirming what practically everyone already suspected, John Edwards confessed Thursday he fathered the baby born to his ex-mistress – an admission that came just ahead of a …
Thu., Jan. 21, 2010, noon
Former Sen. John Edwards admits the child is his
Confirming what practically everyone already suspected, John Edwards confessed Thursday he fathered the baby born to his ex-mistress — an admission that came just ahead of a bombshell book by …
Tue., May 19, 2009
Froma Harrop: A whole lotta sharin’ going on
It pains me to take Elizabeth Edwards to task for anything. She is suffering from terminal cancer and from assertions that her cheating husband fathered a child with a party …