Felicity Huffman Issues Apology After Receiving Prison Sentence: ‘There Are No Excuses’
Felicity Huffman issued a long statement of apology on Friday after receiving a two-week prison sentence for paying to illegally boost her daughter’s SAT score. In the statement, Huffman, in addition to saying she accepts the court’s decision, acknowledges and apologizes to other parents fighting to get their children into college. Along with the prison sentence, Huffman will also have to pay a $30,000 fine and serve 250 hours of community service and a year of probation. © Steven Senne/AP/Shutterstock Read her full statement below. I accept the court’s decision today without reservation.
Felicity Huffman ' s former Desperate Housewives castmate Ricardo Chavira SLAMS 14-day sentence as ' white privilege ' and says: 'I saw eight years worth of it'. Ricardo Chavira - who starred with the actress on all eight seasons of Desperate Housewives - took to Twitter to blast the
Ricardo Chavira , who co - starred with Felicity Huffman on Desperate Housewives, is fuming about the 14-day prison sentence the “ White Privilege . And I saw Eight years worth of it, so I know what I’m talking about. Accountability and Responsibility don’t mean shit to these people,” Chavira tweeted
’s former Desperate Housewives costar publicly slammed the actress’ 14-day prison sentence for her involvement in the college admissions scandal.
“White Privilege. And I saw Eight years worth of it, so I know what I’m talking about,” Chavira, 48,in September. “Accountability and Responsibility don’t mean s--- to these people.”
In a second, he continued, “I saw Eight years worth of it working on Housewives. I’ve seen a lifetime of it being a halfbreed, and I’ve struggled w the intricacies of it on a daily basis w all the cultural bias I’ve received on both ends. But whatever. Slap on the wrist. Sorry, but this s---.”
Felicity Huffman Likely to Serve Majority of 14-Day Jail Sentence: Expert
Felicity Huffman Likely to Serve Most of 14-Day Sentence: Expert
Felicity Huffman ' s former "Desperate Housewives" co - star says that her light prison sentence is a result of her " white privilege ." Ricardo Chavira , who played Carlos Solis on the 8-season ABC soap, spoke out against Huffman ' s fate in a series of tweets that he fired off in September and were
Felicity Huffman ‘ s former Desperate Housewives costar Ricardo Chavira publicly denounced “ white privilege ” after she was sentenced to 14 days in prison. Accountability and Responsibility don’t mean s— to these people,” Chavira tweeted in September, although he did not make it clear if he was
The actor starred as Carlos Solis, the husband of’s character, Gabrielle Solis, on the ABC mystery comedy-drama, which aired for eight seasons from 2004 to 2012.
Huffman, 56, wasbehind bars during a September 13 court hearing. She is expected to report to prison on October 25. She must also pay a $30,000 fine and complete a year of supervised release as well as 250 hours of community service.
the When They See Us star at gunpoint on March 12 for paying $15,000 to boost her 19-year-old daughter Sophia’s SAT scores. She planned to do the same with her 17-year-old daughter, Georgia, whom she also shares with husband , but ultimately opted not to do so.
Huffmanfor her actions in a statement released on April 8, saying in part, “I am ashamed of the pain I have caused my daughter, my family, my friends, my colleagues and the educational community. I want to apologize to them and, especially, I want to apologize to the students who work hard every day to get into college, and to their parents who make tremendous sacrifices to support their children and do so honestly.”
Felicity Huffman might serve prison sentence at Dublin facility
Felicity Huffman might spend her two-week prison stint in the Bay Area. When the award-winning actress who starred in “Desperate Housewives” was sentenced Friday to 14 days in federal prison for fraud in a wide-reaching college admissions scandal, her attorney asked the judge to recommend Huffman be designated to a low-security facility in Dublin, according to the U.S. attorney’s office in Massachusetts. Huffman, 56, was the first of 34 parents sentenced in the nationwide college bribery scandal after she paid $15,000 to illegally boost her daughter’s SAT scores.
Felicity Huffman ‘ s former Desperate Housewives costar Ricardo Chavira publicly denounced “ white privilege ” after she was sentenced to 14 days in prison. The actor continued to tweet about white privilege , alleging he “saw eight years worth of it working on Housewives.
Felicity Huffman ’ s “Desperate Housewives” co - star , Ricardo Chavira , ridiculed her light prison sentence for her role in the college admissions scandal, calling it “ white privilege .” In a series of tweets Chavira posted shortly after her sentencing , and which are now receiving fresh attention
The Emmy winnerto fraud charges on May 13.
Chavira’s tweets stand in stark contrast to his former TV wife Longoria, who was among thein support of Huffman ahead of her sentencing.
“There was a time when I was being bullied at work by a co-worker. I dreaded the days I had to work with that person because it was pure torture,” the Young and the Restless alum, 44, wrote in her letter. “Until one day, Felicity told the bully ‘enough’ and it all stopped. … I know I would not have survived those 10 years if it wasn’t for the friendship of Felicity.”
Felicity Huffman: first day in prison for Desperate Lynette housewivesFelicity Huffman, one of the stars of Desperate housewives, is now behind bars. She will be free in 14 days.
This is a scenario that even the writers of Desperate housewives did not expect. Felicity Huffman is now in prison in the federal prison in Dublin, California. This imprisonment is the sadA light sentence but a repentant defendant It is by the voice of its representative that the announcement of the incarceration was made " college fraud, in which William H. Macy's wife had the bad idea of drenching. Nevertheless, in view of what she risked, the actress can be considered happy, because in fourteen days she will be free. - Carlos Solis - was also moved by the lightness of the sentence, evoking "the privilege of the whites": it is a safe bet that when he leaves they will not go to dinner together.
Mrs. Huffman is ready to serve the sentence of imprisonment that Judge Talwani ordered as part of the sentence that she imposed for her criminal actions . "This incarceration is still a surprise because it should not be effective that from 25 October . However once out of prison Eva Longoria's friend
Felicity Huffman is not the only celebrity to have taken part in the unfortunate scandal of bribes that the FBI investigated. The one who risks big today is Lori Loughlin who had the bad idea to plead innocence while all the accuses, including records leaving no doubt about his involvement. Aunt Becky The party at home can tremble, if she is found guilty it's not a slap on the fingers she risks but 20 years in prison . Life definitely has a lot more imagination than fiction.
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