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Stand by your man: Betrayed wives who stayed

Published On: Jul 24 2013 10:35:14 AM CDT   Updated On: Jul 24 2013 12:35:21 PM CDT

Huma Abedin is drawing some criticism for standing by her cheating spouse, Anthony Weiner. But she's not the first.

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Elizabeth Edwards -- Stricken by cancer, she watched her her husband John's downward spiral in politics begin with rumors of infidelity in 2007, a cheating confession in 2008 and another confession in 2010 to fathering a child from that affair. She intended to divorce him, but died from breast cancer in late 2010.

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