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John Edwards' eldest daughter to take the stand

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WKOW) – The John Edwards continues Tuesday with his eldest daughter taking the stand in her father's defense.

Over the past 4 weeks, the 30-year-old lawyer sat behind the former presidential candidate.

Tuesday, Cate Edwards is expected to testify.

The eldest daughter cried as she left the court room earlier this month during testimony about her mother's reaction John Edwards' affair with Rielle Hunter.

Cate's father pleads not guilty to six counts related to campaign finance violations.

He's accused of knowing about nearly $1 million received from two wealthy donors that was used to help hide the Democrat's pregnant mistress during his run for the White House in 2008.

He faces up to 30 years in prison.

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