New Prediction Market: Indictment of John Edwards

Monday, Mar 8, 2010

The National Enquirer recently reported that former Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards will soon be indicted by a Federal grand jury.

Intrade has listed a contract for the indictment of John Edwards for any Federal crime by the end of 2010. This contract can be found under Legal > John Edwards.

Contract Rules:

This contract will settle (expire) at 100 ($10.00) if John Edwards is indicted or charged with any Federal crime before midnight ET on the date specified in the contract.

The contract will settle (expire) at 0 ($0.00) if John Edwards is not indicted or charged with any Federal crime before midnight ET on the date specified in the contract.

Expiry will be based official announcements from Federal law enforcement officials, as reported by three independent and reliable media sources.

Due to the nature of this contract please also see Contract Rule 1.7 Unforeseen Circumstances.

The Exchange reserves the right to invoke Contract Rule 1.8 (Time Protection) if deemed appropriate.

Any changes to the result after the contract has expired will not be taken into account - Exchange Rule 1.4

Please contact the exchange by emailing help@intrade.com if you have any questions or uncertainty regarding this contract or interpretation of these contract specific rules, related exchange news articles or Exchange Rules before you place a trade.