Pierce O’Donnell, a lead attorney representing victims of Hurricane Katrina in a case against the U.S. government, has pleaded not guilty to charges that he reimbursed employees of his law firm, and others, who gave $26,000 in campaign contributions to a committee supporting a presidential candidate, believed to be then-Sen. John Edwards, D-N.C.

A trial date was set for Oct. 21.

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