College Admissions Scandal

AP
AP News
October 15, 2019 - 10:40 am
DUBLIN, Calif. (AP) — A representative for Felicity Huffman says the actress has reported to a federal prison in California to serve a two-week sentence in the college admissions scandal. The Federal Correctional Institution, Dublin is a low-security prison for women in the San Francisco area. A...
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October 04, 2019 - 2:40 pm
BOSTON (AP) — The former owner of a California wine business has been sentenced to five months in prison for his role in the college admissions scheme. Fifty-three-year-old Agustin Huneeus, of San Francisco, was sentenced in Boston's federal court Friday after pleading guilty to a single count of...
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CBS
CBS News
September 26, 2019 - 9:37 am
A Los Angeles businessman was sentenced Thursday to four months in prison for paying $400,000 to get his son into Georgetown University as a fake tennis recruit. Stephen Semprevivo, 53, pleaded guilty in May to a single count of fraud and conspiracy in a deal with prosecutors. Semprevivo is the...
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September 24, 2019 - 1:26 pm
BOSTON (AP) — A Los Angeles business executive was sentenced Tuesday to four months imprisonment for paying $250,000 to get his son admitted to the University of Southern California as a fake water polo recruit. Devin Sloane, 53, pleaded guilty in May to a single count of fraud and conspiracy in a...
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Getty
July 31, 2019 - 8:17 am
Vanity Fair has uncovered attempts by a guidance counselor at The Buckley School, a private school in Los Angeles, to sound the alarm regarding a student's falsified credentials at least a year before news of massive college admissions scandal broke. The Justice Department first detailed how...
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AP
June 27, 2019 - 10:18 am
BOSTON (AP) — A former University of Southern California soccer coach and an accountant for the consultant at the center of the college admissions bribery scheme have pleaded guilty in the sweeping case. Ali Khosroshahin and Steven Masera pleaded guilty in Boston federal court Thursday to...
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AP
June 12, 2019 - 12:46 pm
A former head sailing coach at Stanford avoided prison time for agreeing to help students get into the elite university as recruited athletes in exchange for money for his sailing program, a judge ruled Wednesday. John Vandemoer is the first person to be sentenced in the college admissions bribery...
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AP
May 16, 2019 - 1:06 pm
There's a new development concerning actress Lori Loughlin and the college admissions scandal. The high school counselor for Lori Loughlin's daughter, Olivia Jade, may be called as a witness against the actress and her husband, Mossimo Giannulli. The counselor at Marymount High School in Los...
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Ameera Butt
May 13, 2019 - 12:22 pm
(KNX 1070) - Actress Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty Monday in the college admissions scandal that has affected 14 parents and various coaches from elite universities nationwide. Federal prosecutors told the judge they want Huffman to serve four months in prison and pay a $20,000 fine. Huffman, of...
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AP
May 08, 2019 - 9:20 am
A source says actress Lori Loughlin feels wronged in the college admissions scandal and is urging her lawyers to fight charges she bribed to get her two daughters into USC. The source close to discussions about the case tells the LA Times that Loughlin and her husband, fashion designer Mossimo...
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