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The Hollywood stars allegedly joined CEOs of private and public companies, real estate professionals and a fashion designer in paying up to $6 million in bribes to ensure that their children were accepted to schools such as Harvard and Georgetown.
Rudy Meredith, who resigned last fall as the winningest women's soccer coach in Yale University history, was among nine coaches indicted. U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling said those involved paid Singer $25 million total as part of the scheme.
It added: "Huffman later made arrangements to pursue the scheme a second time, for her younger daughter, before deciding not to do so".
Most of the parents paid $250,000 to $400,000 per student.
Federal authorities charged almost 50 people based on information gained from three cooperating witnesses.
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He said Pakistan desires to sort out all issues with India which are hindering peace between the two countries. Those arrested so far include JeM head Masood Azhar's brother Abdul Rauf Asghar and son Hammad Azhar.
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Both actresses were charged with conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services fraud.
This was either a coach, who would falsely admit the student as an athlete, or an administrator of the SATs or ACTs.
Because the con included around parents getting their children recruited as athletes, a number of college coaches have been charged as well. Then, Singer paid Mark Riddell, another defendant, to bribe the two exam administrators, prosecutors said.
Federal court records unsealed Tuesday in Boston name 50 people who have been indicted as part of the nationwide scheme, according to a release from the U.S. Attorney's Office in MA.
"The coaches would allegedly arrange a fake profile that listed the prospective student as an athlete, and exam administrators would either hire proctors to take the test or correct the answers of a student".
Neither Huffman nor Loughlin have commented.
The FBI said 13 defendants have been taken into custody in the Los Angeles area, including Huffman.
Mar 12 2019
Status Yellow - Snow-ice warning issued by MET Eireann
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Mar 11 2019
CT Dems hope vote condemning anti-Semitism ends furor
I actually went on Fox News during prime time and specifically said , "The Republican Party has chosen to embrace Donald Trump ". Pelosi said the broadening of the resolution didn't weaken it in her appearance with The Economic Club.
Mar 09 2019
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Dozens of people were injured, with 77 patients from areas affected by the tornadoes hospitalized on Sunday. The so-called Fujita scale measures wind speed and the corresponding destructive power of a tornado.
Mar 08 2019
LeBron passes Jordan for fourth on all-time National Basketball Association points list
James scored his 13th, 14th and 15th points against the Denver Nuggets on a drive to the basket, collecting an and-1. This achievement was particularly special to James , who grew up in OH idolizing Jordan .
Mar 07 2019
White House optimistic on China trade talks
That reflected a deterioration of more than US$100 billion from the figure that Trump inherited from President Barack Obama. If the tariffs continue, about US$165 billion worth of trade would be redirected each year, they added.
Mar 06 2019
The $1.5B Mega Millions jackpot victor finally steps forward
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Mar 05 2019
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That advisory , which includes Centre, Clearfield, Clinton and Lycoming counties, will be in effect from noon Sunday to 7 a.m. The hazardous conditions could impact those traveling Sunday night, and the Monday morning commute.
Mar 05 2019
Democrats Expand Investigations into Donald Trump Targeting His Family and Businesses
Trump has met with Putin five times since he was sworn in, including at least once when no other American was present. Democrats are now in control of the House of Representatives, with Republicans holding the Senate.
Mar 04 2019
Clemson Basketball: Can the Tigers upset UNC at home?
The Tar Heels have won 10 of 11 and 20 of 22 against Clemson, though the Tigers claimed the teams' meeting last season 82-78. Roy Williams collapsed into the bench late in the first half of No. 5 North Carolina's game at Clemson on Saturday.
Mar 03 2019
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