FILE - In this April 12, 2012, file photo, former presidential candidate and U.S. Sen. John Edwards arrives outside federal court following a lunch break in Greensboro, N.C., during jury selection in his criminal trial on alleged campaign finance violations. Defense lawyers for John Edwards will argue at his trial that much of the nearly $1 million in secret payments at issue in the criminal case against their client were actually siphoned off by a trusted aide to build an expansive dream home. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
May 29, 2012 3:31:24 PM PDT
MICHAEL BIESECKER Associated Press
GREENSBORO, N.C. - May 29, 2012 --
The jury in John Edwards' campaign corruption trial has finished its seventh day of deliberations without reaching a verdict.