Edwards Defense Rips Former Aide As Liar, Opportunist

Law360, New York (April 25, 2012, 8:20 PM EDT) -- The defense team for John Edwards on Wednesday tried to portray the prosecution's star witness as a disgruntled and dishonest former campaign worker who wanted to use Edwards' affair to "make a lot of money" and maintain his place among the former senator's chosen circle.

Inside the federal courthouse in Greensboro, N.C., Edwards attorney Abbe Lowell pressed Andrew Young, who helped the two-time presidential candidate hide his relationship with a campaign videographer, to explain why his three days of testimony differed in so many ways from...
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USA v. EDWARDS


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1:11-cr-00161

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North Carolina Middle

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June 3, 2011

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