Paula Broadwell, whose extra-marital affair with David Petraeus forced him to step down as CIA director, will not be charged with cyber-stalking Tampa socialite Jill Kelley who is a family friend of Petraeus', federal prosecutors said Tuesday.
A recently released audio recording revealed that former CIA director David Petraeus said his wife will divorce him if he follows through with a campaign for the presidential seat, according to the Daily News.
Jill Kelley hired a Washington attorney to defend her friendship with former CIA director David Petraues and prove that she never tried to exploit her relationship with the top military official, according to The Associated Press.
David Petraeus' wife, Holly, threatened to divorce her husband in light of his extramarital affair with his biographer, Paula Broadwell, according to a source. The scandal forced Petraeus to resign as CIA director and now it might cost him his 38-year marriage with Holly, with whom he shared two adult children.
Former CIA director David Petraeus and Gen. John Allen asked Tampa socialite Jill Kelley to intervene in what could have been a threat to the safety of the U.S. troops made by radio host Bubba the Love Sponge, according to emails released by the city of Tampa.
In their first public appearance together since news of her extramarital affair went public, Paula Broadwell and her husband Scott left Washington, D.C., and moved back into their Charlotte, S.C., home to face the scandal with their close family and friends.
Former CIA Director David Petraeus and his wife appeared at the Capitol Friday, where the government official answered questions regarding the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya. a.