John Edwards To Judge: Please Don't Destroy My Sex Tape

John Edwards

According to WRAL, former presidential candidate John Edwards has asked a judge NOT to destroy the infamous (and so far unseen) sex tape allegedly starring him and his mistress Rielle Hunter. 

Yesterday Edwards asked the court to issue a “stay” on a previous legal settlement he reached with Hunter and his former aide Andrew Young that included an agreement to destroy all known copies of the tape.

Here’s what WRAL reported this morning. 

Ahead of his federal trial involving alleged campaign finance violations, John Edwards is asking a judge to keep a sex tape involving him and his mistress from being destroyed.

In a request filed Friday in U.S. District Court in Greensboro, Edwards asks that the court issue a stay in a settlement last week about the video involving Rielle Hunter and his former aide, Andrew Young.

Edwards is facing trial in April for charges that he illegally used campaign money to cover up the affair he was having with Hunter, while his cancer-stricken wife was alternately campaigning for him and dealing with her illness. 

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