TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on May 11, 2012

Prosecutors rested their case against John Edwards on Thursday, and today U.S. District Court Judge Catherine C. Eagles refused to throw out campaign corruption charges against him, meaning the former presidential hopeful will have to present his case to a jury. After two-and-a-half hours of arguments from prosecutors and the defense, the judge ruled immediately from the bench that there was enough evidence to let jurors decide.