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As John Edwards’ Trial Begins, Meet His Heiress Benefactor Bunny Mellon, Age 101

John Edwards' criminal trial starts today, with the two-time presidential candidate accused of receiving money illegally to hide his pregnant mistress. One of the key figures will be missing from court: 101-year-old Bunny Mellon, heiress and recluse.
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Edwards asked 'Bunny' Mellon for $3M just before indictment

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (3 years ago)

In May 2011, just weeks before John Edwards was indicted for allegedly using $725,000 from an elderly heiress to hide his pregnant mistress, Edwards asked Rachel "Bunny" Mellon for an additional $3 million, her librarian testified t... Read Post

John Edwards Trial For Using Campaign Money To Cover Up His Crazy Mistress Begins

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 years ago)

The criminal trial of former Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards is officially underway with preliminary jury selection taking place this afternoon. The disgraced former senator faces criminal charges on the grounds that ... Read Post

Mysterious Ailment Might Delay John Edwards' Trial For Using Campaign Money To Hide Existence Of His Crazy Mistress

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 years ago)

John Edwards has been charged with six felony and misdemeanor counts for using nearly $1 million from donors to keep his pregnant mistress a secret during the 2008 presidential election. The trial was scheduled to start on January 3... Read Post

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