Actress Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in jail for paying her daughter’s approach into college.
The Desperate Housewives star admitted to paying $15,000 to have her daughter’s entrance examination solutions corrected.
Huffman is the primary father or mother sentenced in a wide-ranging US college admissions scandal.
More than 30 mother and father have been charged in the investigation dubbed Operation Varsity Blues.
Actress Lori Loughlin, who starred in the TV sequence “Full House,” and her designer husband Mossimo Giannulli have been additionally charged in addition to a number of company executives, financiers and legal professionals. Unlike Huffman, Loughlin and Giannulli pleaded not responsible.
The scandal solid a highlight on some great benefits of wealth in college admissions and the lengths to which some wealthy Americans have gone to get their kids into prime universities on the expense of different candidates.