A Yankee Farm Wife's Take on the John Edwards Trial

6 years ago
This article was written by a member of the SheKnows Community. It has not been edited, vetted or reviewed by our editorial staff, and any opinions expressed herein are the writer’s own.

[Editor's Note: Late Thursday, a federal judge declared a mistrial in the campaign finance fraud case against John Edwards. The 2008 presidential hopeful was accused of spending nearly one-million dollars donated by campaign benefactors to cover up his affair and child with videographer Rielle Hunter. What do you think about the verdict? One BlogHer member dishes up her take in this video below... --Grace]

The farm-bound Yankee Farm Wife, whose view of the world is seen only through the lens of the Internet, offers her opinion of Sen. John Edwards and his trial, on day nine of the jury deliberations.

Kathleen M. Schurman is the author of children's books Locket's Meadow -The Long Road Home, Locket's Meadow - Captain of the Dance, and Kidd's Kidds, among others. Her first adult novel, Three Days in August, became available May 31 on Amazon.com and BarnesandNoble.com.

May 18, 2012 - Greensboro, NC, USA - John Edwards enters the federal courthouse in Greensboro, North Carolina, Friday, May 18, 2012. The jury started deliberations in his campaign finance corruption trial today. (Credit Image: © Shawn Rocco/Raleigh News & Observer/MCT/ZUMAPRESS.com)

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