Edwards jurors sent back to deliberations

May 31, 2012 (GREENSBORO, N.C.)

It was not immediately clear why both sides had gathered again Thursday.

The ninth day of deliberations took a confusing turn after the judge mistakenly believed the jurors had reached a verdict on all six counts.

The jury instead told the judge it had a unanimous decision on only one charge involving money from wealthy heiress Rachel "Bunny" Mellon.

Edwards is accused of masterminding a plan to use money from Mellon and another wealthy donor to hide his pregnant mistress as he ran for president in 2008.

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