Jury Deliberations Resume in Edwards Trial
- Duration 2:15
- Date May 21, 2012
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What evidence precisely did the jury want to look at.
Well Greg they requested several checks from heiress Rachel bunny Mellon that she had.
Written to the interior decorator Brian Hoffman those checks were later co signed and deposited by the wife of former Edwards campaign aide Andrew Young.
Jurors also requested in August 2008 voice mail message in which Edwards tells Andrew Young about an upcoming meeting their planning.
With bunny Mellon according to the transcript Edwards says immediately after lunch -- and I will break out -- to a private section for a couple of hours.
That's what we'll do our work including the work about you and making sure you're protected and included.
And the jury asked to review and no Mellon wrote Andrew Young in April 2007.
After Edwards took heat.
In the media for spending 400 dollars on -- haircut in that -- no one writes.
From now on all haircuts it's set for that are necessary and important for his campaign.
Please send the bills to me here of Alex -- that's her estate lawyer in New York.
It is a way to help our friend without government restrictions and hello Greg.
Right so I realize -- and it's a little bit like reading tea leaves here but what does this suggest perhaps about.
The jury's mindset right now.
Yeah well at face value it would suggest that the jury is tracing the so called bunny money trail that -- following those donations.
From -- bunny Mellon trying to get into were mindset did she consider these donations to a friend in which case they'd be.
Private gifts or were these donations.
To help edwards' presidential prospect in 2008 in which case the prosecution would argue.
These are campaign donations that also would suggest that they're trying to see.
What knowledge Edwards had if any at the time about.
The money but again legal experts say at this early -- it's like reading tea leaves it may be the jury.
Just doing its due diligence in which case we could be here for a long time this week right you never now John it's -- live -- -- Jenna and --