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Lori Loughlin is at a low point as she continues to fight charges in connection with the college admissions scandal, a source tells ET.
ET confirmed on Wednesday that Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli’s legal teamto Our source says that the 55-year-old actress is "terrified" as she could face prison time if found guilty.
"She is breaking down," the source tells ET. "She truly feels at her very worst. People are coming out in support of her lately but she is afraid to open up. She's concerned if she talks to the wrong people that her opinions will get out and somehow affect the case."
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According to the source, her daughters -- 20-year-old Olivia and 21-year-old Jade -- are also getting increasingly worried about her. Loughlin and Giannulli are accused of paying $500,000 in bribes to get their daughters admitted to USC as recruits for the crew team, even though neither had ever participated in the sport. In April, the couple, and Olivia and Bella are now
"They are trying to help her process but it’s been really hard," the source says of Loughlin's daughters. "The girls feel guilty because they realize she was only trying to help their future. They know their mother is a good person, and don't want her to suffer in any way."
"Lori has always been an upstanding citizen, a loving mother and a gracious, wonderful friend," the source continues. "Those closest to her are devastated because she has been a good person to them and know she could be facing jail time because of very poor judgement. Her friends are supporting her and keep reminding her if she does time behind bars she will get through this."
ET recently spoke to Teresa Giudice, whogiven the Real Housewives of New Jersey star's
Nancy Grace Has Advice for Lori Loughlin as She Faces Possible Prison Sentence (Exclusive) .
The legal commentator shares what ET what she thinks the future holds for the actress.The outspoken legal commentator and TV personality weighed in on the Fuller House star's legal woes when ET spoke with her at DailyMail.com and DailyMailTV's holiday party held at the Cathédrale restaurant in New York City.