Anatomy Of A Failure: Critics Say John Edwards Trial Was Doomed From The Outset | Talking Points Memo

They can’t say they weren’t warned.

Critics of the Justice Department’s case against John Edwards — and there were plenty — who said the prosecution was flawed from the very beginning, uttered a collective “we told you so” on Thursday, when the case fell apart after jurors were unable to reach a verdict on five counts in his trial on campaign finance charges.

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