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  • Mr. Lowell has said in court that the government's case relies on flawed legal reasoning, that the grand jury process was tainted and that the Republican federal prosecutor who led the investigation, now-congressional candidate George Holding, was motivated by partisanship.

    John Edwards gambles on N.C. jury to avoid prison →

  • Abbe Lowell, Mr. Edwards' lead lawyer, contends that even had Mr. Edwards known about the secret payments, his actions wouldn't amount to a crime under federal law because his motivation was keeping his wife from learning of the affair, not influencing the outcome of an election.

    John Edwards gambles on N.C. jury to avoid prison →

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