John Edwards loses court bid to dismiss criminal case
October 27th, 2011
12:44 PM ET
2 years ago

John Edwards loses court bid to dismiss criminal case

(CNN) - A federal judge in North Carolina rejected motions by former senator John Edwards to have his criminal indictment dismissed, spokeswoman Robin Zier with the US Attorney's office in the Eastern District of North Carolina said Thursday.

The decision sets the stage for his trial to begin in January.

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soundoff (5 Responses)
  1. Dean

    Good. Prosecute the weasel to the full extent of the law.

    October 27, 2011 12:47 pm at 12:47 pm |
  2. GI Joe

    Who cares –get back to me when Vitter and Ensign are held to the same standards.

    October 27, 2011 12:53 pm at 12:53 pm |
  3. Yellow-Rose

    This guy is a disgrace!

    October 27, 2011 01:21 pm at 1:21 pm |
  4. Church

    Just like OJ, John's Karma is catching up with him.
    Stay clean, folks.

    October 27, 2011 01:44 pm at 1:44 pm |
  5. Larry L

    Get a rope. I trusted the low-life.

    October 27, 2011 02:17 pm at 2:17 pm |