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October 01, 2019 - 3:13 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The head of a West Hollywood private school where some parents allegedly had their children's college entrance-exam scores fixed filed court papers today in Boston indicating he will plead guilty and cooperate with investigators. Igor Dvorskiy, director of the West Hollywood...
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AP News
September 17, 2019 - 11:32 am
BOSTON (AP) — A woman accused of paying $400,000 to get her son into the University of California, Los Angeles, as a fake soccer recruit has become the 52nd person charged in a sweeping college admissions bribery scheme, according to an indictment unsealed Tuesday. Xiaoning Sui, 48, of Surrey,...
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Rebekah Sager
June 03, 2019 - 2:15 pm
Another guilty plea is expected by the end of the month in the college cheating and bribery scandal. The Los Angeles Times is reporting that former USC women's soccer coach Ali Khosroshahin who led the women’s soccer program from 2007 to 2013, will plead guilty to racketeering conspiracy by June 30...
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AP
April 08, 2019 - 3:14 pm
"Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman and a dozen other prominent parents have agreed to plead guilty in the college admissions bribery scam that ensnared wealthy families and athletic coaches at some of the nation's most selective universities, federal authorities said Monday. Actress...
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April 08, 2019 - 8:56 am
(KNX 1070) -- A student has been kicked out of Stanford in reaction to the nationwide college admissions scandal. The university says she's been expelled because she put fake information on her application claiming she had "sailing credentials" that might have qualified her as a student-athlete...
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AP
March 25, 2019 - 8:35 am
(KNX 1070) -- Tom Conroy, Yale University spokesperson, told the Yale Daily News that the school will revoke the admission of one student following the charges against at least 50 people, including celebrities and coaches with paying or accepting bribes to assist applicants admission into Yale and...
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March 14, 2019 - 3:21 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Lori Loughlin's daughters have decided not to return to the University of Southern California (USC) due to fears of bullying. According to TMZ , Olivia, 19, and Isabella, 20, have made the decision to withdraw from the school. TMZ reports the family feels the women would be "viciously...
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AP
March 13, 2019 - 4:37 pm
LOS ANGELES — Colleges and companies moved swiftly to distance themselves from employees swept up in a nationwide college admissions scheme, many of them coaches accused of taking bribes and others prominent parents accused of angling to get their children into top schools by portraying them as...
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