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  1. Sunday RoundupRead the original story

    Thursday | The Huffington Post

    This week Bibi Netanyahu addressed Congress; President Obama extended the Patriot Act for another four years; prosecutors moved another step closer to indicting John Edwards for misusing campaign funds to cover up his affair with Rielle Hunter; and Newt Gingrich scrambled to reconcile his claims of being "very frugal" with his $500,000 revolving line of credit at Tiffany. Meanwhile, in a political version of The Hangover sequel, the GOP's leadership, drunk on Tea , did something wild and crazy -- creating a plan to gut and privatize Medicare, and pressuring elected Republicans to vote for it -- only to wake up in New York's 26th District with a pounding morning-after headache.

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  2. Culcairn duo Terry Hensel and Darryl Lawson claim open pairs titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Border Mail

    ... to play. Commercial's Albert Allen and John McDonnell proved too strong for the Howlong side of Phil Slater and John Edwards, prevailing 23-16 at Howlong. Meanwhile, Holbrook has moved within striking distance of Commercial on the grade four pennant ...

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  3. Liberal WashPost Lectures on 'How to Be a Reporter': Our 'Agenda' Is 'Truth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 20 | NewsBusters.org

    ... is it relevant? The same journalists that who couldn't find anything relevant in the mistresses Bill Clinton or John Edwards were "romancing" in the risky present of their presidential campaigns could somehow find something more compelling - a ...

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  4. Mueller could investigate Trump's porn star payoffs as campaign ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 19 | The Raw Story

    ... precedent for a case like that, with the prosecution of former senator and Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards. "There is case precedent there," he said. "I actually disagree with the interpretation of campaign financing that came out of ...

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  5. Do Trump's alleged affairs even matter?Read the original story

    Friday Feb 16 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... couple, resigned from Congress in 2011 after admitting that he sent lewd photos of himself to other women. John Edwards' political career did not seem over when he suspended his presidential campaign in January 2008, but it was finished seven months ...

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  6. Porn Star Says She Feels Free To Discuss Trump EncounterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 17 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... finance laws. The case was reminiscent of the 2012 prosecution of former Democratic vice presidential nominee John Edwards, who faced six criminal charges after a pair of his wealthy friends spent nearly $1 million to support his pregnant mistress, ...

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  7. Huffman Wants Investigation into Trump Attorney's Payment to Porn StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Roll Call

    ... requirements of federal campaign law," Huffman wrote, the San Jose Mercury News reported. "Outside of the John Edwards case, I can't think of any parallel," he told the Mercury News. Former Sen. John Edwards faced criminal charges after it was ...

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  8. Legal questions raised by Trump lawyer's paymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | ABC News

    ... contribution if it "would have been made irrespective of the candidacy." When former vice presidential nominee John Edwards was indicted under those FECA laws in 2011, he argued that the hundreds of thousands of dollars paid by two supporters to his ...

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  9. Bay Area Congressman, others seek probe in Stormy Daniels 'hush money' paymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... of federal campaign law," a letter to the Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein states. "Outside of the John Edwards case, I can't think of any parallel," he said, noting as a result of Edwards' dalliances, he is no longer in politics. Edwards ...

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  10. John Curtin's War review: John Edwards on the pivotal leadership in World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | The Age

    ... pivotal. Gallipoli is a legend, the Western Front is important and Federation in 1901 is crucial but, as with John Edwards in his most recent book, I think it's the ALP's John Curtin who really helped secure our future. On October 7, 1941, ...

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  11. Porn actress Stormy Daniels ready to spill beans on Trump affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... finance laws. The case was reminiscent of the 2012 prosecution of former Democratic vice presidential nominee John Edwards, who faced six criminal charges after a pair of his wealthy friends spent nearly $1 million to support his pregnant mistress, ...

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  12. Photo: Inside Edition / CBS Photo: CNN Cropped Photo: MoneyBlogNewz / Flickr / CC by 2.0 / MGNRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... finance laws. The case was reminiscent of the 2012 prosecution of former Democratic vice presidential nominee John Edwards, who faced six criminal charges after a pair of his wealthy friends spent nearly $1 million to support his pregnant mistress, ...

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  13. Michael Cohen may want to rethink being Trump's martyrRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | GantDaily.com

    ... press is not only perfectly legal, but lately has risen to an art form in American presidential politics. The John Edwards case established the precedent that personal gifts and payments motivated by friendship rather than an attempt to assure a ...

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  14. Trump's lawyer admits he paid a porn star. Legal questions remain.Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 14 | WAAY

    ... experts said, the payment to the porn star called to mind the unsuccessful case against Democratic former Sen. John Edwards of North Carolina, in which prosecutors accused Edwards of violating campaign law to keep an affair under wraps as he ran for ...

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  15. Manager: Stormy Daniels is free to violate NDA now that Trump's lawyer has spoken publiclyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Hot Air

    ... watchdog group. The rules on campaign contributions for purposes of federal law are surprisingly broad, as John Edwards discovered to his dismay a few years ago. Remember that? A couple of rich donors to his campaign tried to make his "love child" ...

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  16. Trump Lawyer's Porn Star Payoff Could Have Broken the Law. But It Might Not MatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | TIME.com

    ... of Justice, which could pursue its own investigation. This is what happened with former Presidential candidate John Edwards, when the government argued that payments to cover up the candidate's affair with Rielle Hunter violated campaign finance ...

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  17. President Trump's lawyer leaves a string of questions about the porn star and TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | USA Today

    ... about groping women. In 2012, for instance, federal prosecutors failed to convict former presidential contender John Edwards on campaign-finance violations after his supporters made $1 million in payments to conceal a pregnant mistress. "The fact ...

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  18. President Trump's lawyer leaves a string of questions about the porn star and TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... about groping women. In 2012, for instance, federal prosecutors failed to convict former presidential contender John Edwards on campaign-finance violations after his supporters made $1 million in payments to conceal a pregnant mistress. "The fact ...

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  19. Stormy Daniels Payment May Be Illegal, Even If It Came From Trump's LawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | New York Magazine

    ... finance laws, but a fairly recent political scandal addressed that very question. In 2011 former Senator John Edwards was indicted on charges that he violated the law by having wealthy donors cover the expenses of his pregnant mistress, Rielle ...

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  20. 'By God, he's a loyal friend!': Dem strategist...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | The Raw Story

    ... enough, and Cohen's a good lawyer. By God, he's a loyal friend, but there was a similar situation. Remember, John Edwards, the senator from North Carolina, who ran from president? There was a lawyer friend of his who spent more than that, trying to ...

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