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March 17, 2014

‘Bunny’ Mellon, heiress who propelled John Edwards’ campaign, dies

Rachel “Bunny” Mellon, the heiress whose $3.48 million donation helped fuel John Edwards’ presidential aspirations, died Monday at age 103.

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