Hollywood actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are among the dozens of rich liberals arrested and accused of a massive college cheating scandal that involved paying up to six million dollars to place their children in elite universities and college sports programs.
The rich, mostly white, liberal parents gave millions to school officials and coaches to get their kids entered into sports programs and to help their kids pass tests for better grades.
If there is any example of “white privilege” it is this case… but it isn’t any sort of “race” issue, but it is a liberal hypocrite issue.
Many of these parents are accused of giving the money to “charities” and then claiming tax credits for the “donations.”
According to CNN:
The purpose of the alleged scam was to help student athletes get into college as recruited athletes, regardless of their athletic ability, according to the indictment. It alleges that a third party took the ACT and SAT college entrance exams in place of students. The documents also allege that some defendants created fake athletic profiles for students to make them appear to be successful athletes and get them into college.
Athletic coaches from Yale, Stanford, USC, Wake Forest and Georgetown, among others, are implicated as well as parents and exam administrators, federal prosecutors said.
The two most famous names in the sting are also facing charges:
Huffman, an Academy Award nominee, has been charged with felony conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud, according to court paperwork filed Monday in federal court in Massachusetts. A law enforcement source confirms to CNN that the actress has been arrested in Los Angeles.
Loughlin, star of “Full House” and “Fuller House,” also is facing the same felony charge — conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud.
“Huffman, best known for her role on TV’s “Desperate Housewives,” is accused of paying $15,000 to an organization that then facilitated cheating for her daughter on the SATs, the indictment said. Huffman also discussed the scheme in a recorded phone call with a cooperating witness, the indictment said,” CNN added.
Several coaches and administrators at the University of Southern California, UCLA, Yale and Wake Forest universities, are implicated.
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