Rev. Edward Fairley

Rev. Edward Fairley (credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Pastor Convicted Of Stabbing Longtime Mistress

Rev. Edward Fairley, of Paterson, maintained that he stabbed his longtime mistress, but did not intend to kill her.


Rev. Edward Fairley (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Pastor Accused Of Trying To Murder Mistress Represents Self In Court

Edward Fairley showed no emotion as the prosecutor described the gruesome attack, but during his own summation, the 61-year-old had a lot to say about Shields.


NJ Minister Pleads Not Guilty To Attempted Murder

Rev. Edward Fairley of Paterson was arraigned in state court. The judge set bail at $1 million and sent the case to a grand jury.


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NJ Pastor Accused Of Stabbing Another

Authorities said the Rev. Edward Fairley stormed into a Paterson home and stabbed the Rev. Simone Shields in the face and torso while she was getting her hair done.