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EntertainmentLori Loughlin Deletes Social Media After Being Indicted in College Admissions Bribery Scam

23:45  12 march  2019
23:45  12 march  2019 Source:   etonline.com

Felicity Huffman, Lori Loughlin Among Dozens Charged in College Entrance Exam Scandal

Felicity Huffman, Lori Loughlin Among Dozens Charged in College Entrance Exam Scandal Several NCAA D-1 college coaches have also been charged in the scandal. Documents show those indicted allegedly paid millions in bribes to get their children into elite colleges. Those colleges include Yale, Stanford and the University of Southern California. Loughlin and husband, Mossimo Giannulli, are accused of paying $500,000 to USC in exchange for having their two daughters designated as recruits to the college's crew team — even though they did not participate in crew — thereby guaranteeing their admission in the college, according to documents. The FBI and U.S.

Federal authorities announced indictments in massive college cheating scam . Those indicted in the investigation dubbed "Varsity Blues" allegedly paid bribes of up to million to get their "This case is about the widening corruption of elite college admissions through the steady application of

The Internet broke on Tuesday, after it was reported that actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are among 50 people who have been charged in a million college entrance “Aunt Becky,” a reference to Loughlin ’s character on Full House, began trending almost immediately on social media .

Lori Loughlin has deleted her social media after being indicted in an alleged college admissions cheating scam.

The Fuller House actress' Twitter and Instagram accounts appeared to have been taken down on Tuesday. However, her Facebook still appears to be up. The disappearance of two of her pages comes after she and her husband, Mossimo Giannulli, were among the more than 40 people who were indicted in a university bribery scandal.

College coaches, others indicted in admissions bribery case

College coaches, others indicted in admissions bribery case College coaches and others have been charged in a sweeping admissions bribery case unsealed in federal court. The racketeering conspiracy charges unveiled Tuesday were brought against the coaches at schools including Wake Forest University, Georgetown and the University of Southern California. Authorities say the coaches accepted bribes in exchange for admitting students as athletes, regardless of their ability. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File) BOSTON — College coaches and others have been charged in a sweeping admissions bribery case unsealed in federal court.

Full House star Lori Loughlin and Oscar nominee Felicity Huffman are three of the many parents accused of being involved in a plot to get their The scheme was uncovered by the FBI and federal prosecutors in Boston, and involved parents paying bribes of up to million to get their children into

Lori Loughlin has deleted all her social media and is flying from Canada to Los Angeles to turn Twitter users mercilessly mocked actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman after the two were 'First, Luke Perry and now Lori Loughlin & Felicity Huffman indicted for college cheating bribes .

As ET previously reported, Loughlin and Giannulli allegedly paid $500,000 to have their two daughters -- Isabella, 20, and Olivia, 19 -- deemed as recruits for USC's crew team though they never actually participated in the sport.

Lori Loughlin Deletes Social Media After Being Indicted in College Admissions Bribery Scam © Phillip Faraone/WireImage A spokeswoman for the FBI tells ET that Loughlin has not been taken into custody yet. When federal agents went to the actress' Los Angeles home on Tuesday morning, she was not there. Federal agents were informed Loughlin is out of town and a warrant is out for her arrest.

In a 2016 interview with ET, Loughlin spoke about how important it was for her to support her daughters' education.

"I want them to be happy," Loughlin said. "I want to be supportive of everything they want to do, but I do want them to have somewhat of a normal [life]. Finish out high school, college experience, maybe because I didn't have that, I really want that for them."

Meanwhile, Felicity Huffman, was also indicted in the same cheating scam. A spokeswoman for the FBI confirmed to ET that she was arrested Tuesday morning without incident at her Los Angeles-area home. Huffman is scheduled to appear at U.S. District Court in Los Angeles around 2 p.m. PT on Tuesday afternoon.


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