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Named in $500B Lawsuit
Mar 16, 2019 5:00 PM CDT
Loughlin, Huffman Named in $500B Lawsuit
That's with a B. As in billion
- A California mom is suing Lori Loughlin, Felicity Huffman, and others allegedly involved in the college admissions scandal—for no less than $500 billion, the
reports. Jennifer Kay Toy of Oakland alleges in her suit that conspirators kept her son, Joshua Toy, from getting into several universities: "...
One Celeb Isn't Sympathetic
to Parents in College Scandal
Mar 15, 2019 2:53 PM CDT
One Celeb Isn't Sympathetic to Parents in College Scandal
Olivia Munn mocks the idea of 'I went to Harvard to be an Instagrammer'
- Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are in serious hot water over the college-admissions scandal , but they're not getting any sympathy from a fellow actress. Though she didn't mention those two by name, Olivia Munn took to task the parents accused of resorting to illegal means to get their...
7 Jarring Quotes From
Mar 15, 2019 11:39 AM CDT
7 Jarring Quotes From College-Admissions Scandal
Including Felicity Huffman's light tone of 'ruh ro' about a glitch
- The jarring college-admissions scandal is still reverberating, and some of the quotes cited in the affidavit continue to resonate as well. Here are 7 examples, gleaned from the
, the AP , Vox ,
, and others:
“Ruh Ro!” the actress wrote in an email to
College Entry Scandal Came
From an Unexpected Tip
Mar 14, 2019 11:40 AM CDT
College Entry Scandal Came From an Unexpected Tip
Financial exec in securities fraud probe told investigators of bribe request, hoping for leniency
- In the wake of this week's massive college-admissions scandal comes the first, though likely not the last, lawsuit. Two Stanford students are suing their own university, along with Yale, USC, and other schools caught up in the mess, reports Bloomberg . They say they were denied entry to their first-choice...
Huffman's Friend David Mamet:
Apply the 'Texas Verdict'
Mar 13, 2019 9:01 AM CDT
Huffman's Friend David Mamet: Apply the 'Texas Verdict'
Writes that he sees no difference between 'bribing the building committee' or someone else
- David Mamet and Felicity Huffman go way back. The playwright/director had her as a student decades ago, but their 35-year history is outpaced by that of Mamet and Huffman's husband, William H. Macy. The men have been friends nearly 50 years, and "I'm crazy about them both,...
I Created 'Side Door'
Mar 13, 2019 6:48 AM CDT
College Cheating Scandal Mastermind: I Created 'Side Door'
William Rick Singer pleads guilty on all charges
- The mastermind of a college admissions cheating scandal that involved scores of wealthy parents admitted full responsibility in federal court Tuesday and pleaded guilty to charges that could send him to prison for up to 65 years. William Rick Singer, who pleaded guilty to racketeering conspiracy, money laundering, tax conspiracy,...
Heads Roll at Schools After
Admissions Scam Unveiled
Mar 12, 2019 7:05 PM CDT
Heads Roll at Schools After Admissions Scam Unveiled
Stanford, USC fire some who were charged
- The college admissions scheme in which actresses Lori Loughlin, Felicity Huffman, and dozens of others are accused has already caused heads to roll at at least two of the involved colleges, CNN reports. Stanford University fired head sailing coach John Vandemoer just before he pleaded guilty to racketeering conspiracy in...
Interview With Huffman's
Husband Now Pretty Awkward
Mar 12, 2019 1:11 PM CDT
Interview With Huffman's Husband Now Pretty Awkward
William H. Macy spoke of 'stressful' admissions process in January
- It's the biggest college admissions bribery case the DOJ has ever prosecuted, and it has snared some pretty big names: Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin were among those indicted for mail fraud Tuesday in an alleged bribery scam . The latest:
A name fit for Hollywood:
The investigation is
Hollywood Celebs Accused
in College Admissions Scam
Mar 12, 2019 10:25 AM CDT
Hollywood Celebs Accused in College Admissions Scam
Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman among those facing charges
- A new scandal has emerged involving Hollywood celebs, but it's one you might not have expected. Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are among those accused of participating in college-admissions fraud on behalf of their children, reports NBC News . Essentially, wealthy parents used shady tactics including bribes, made-up sports...
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