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John Edwards faces six criminal counts related to nearly $1 million in secret payments made by two campaign donors to help hide the married Democrat's pregnant mistress as he ran as a presidential candidate in 2008. The trial in North Carolina could last six weeks. (Associated Press)

John Edwards faces six criminal counts related to nearly $1 million in secret payments made by two campaign donors to help hide the married Democrat's pregnant mistress as he ran as a presidential candidate in 2008. The trial in North Carolina could last six weeks. (Associated Press)

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