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Edwards Trial #1023850

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 31, 2012
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The outcome of former Senator John Edwards’ campaign corruption trial reported. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(Greensboro: Anna Werner) The Edwards trial reviewed; details given about the money from Fred Baron and Rachel Bunny Mellon†† that was used to cover up Edwards’ affair with Rielle Hunter and the testimony from former aide Andrew Young; courtroom sketches shown. [Outside court, EDWARDS - says he did a lot that was wrong; says he doesn’t think God is through with him.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley, Erin Moriarty) How Young’s credibility was a flaw in the prosecution’s case discussed.

Pelley, Scott;
Werner, Anna;
Erin, Scott Pelley,

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