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USLori Loughlin, Felicity Huffman sued for $500 billion(!) over college bribery scandal

00:05  16 march  2019
00:05  16 march  2019 Source:   usatoday.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.

Lori Loughlin , Felicity Huffman sued for $ 500 billion (!) over college bribery scandal . Federal prosecutors charged 33 affluent parents, including CEOs, nine college athletics coaches and others in the sweeping bribery case to enter students into elite universities and colleges .

While Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are already facing criminal charges related to the college admissions bribery scandal that rocked the nation earlier this week, they are now also being hit with a $ 500 billion lawsuit filed by an outraged parent. Jennifer Kay Toy filed a complaint on Wednesday in

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Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman continue to face fallout from a sweeping college admissions scheme after a furious California mother filed a multi-billion dollar lawsuit against the actresses and other elites.

Jennifer Kay Toy, a former Oakland school teacher, filed a $500 billion (yep, with a B!) class action lawsuit Wednesday against defendants named in "Operation Varsity Blues," claiming "legitimate applicants to colleges were denied access due to the illegal activities."

In the lawsuit, Toy said her son Joshua wasn't admitted to several universities where the massive cheating scandal took place, despite having a 4.2 grade point average.

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Amid the college -admissions bribery scandal that has dominated the news cycle for days, Felicity Huffman , Lori Loughlin and co-founder of STX Entertainment Bill McGlashan, were handed a $ 500 billion lawsuit from a frustrated mother claiming her son was disadvantaged as a result of their

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"I'm outraged and hurt because I feel that my son, my only child, was denied access to a college not because he failed to work and study hard enough but because wealthy individuals felt that it was OK to lie, cheat, steal and bribe their children’s way into a good college," Toy said.

She added that Joshua's "rights to a fair chance at entrance to college was stolen," although she did not specify which universities her son applied to.

"I'm now aware of the massive cheating scandal wherein wealthy people conspired with people in positions of power and authority at colleges in order to allow their children to gain access to the very colleges that Joshua was rejected from," Toy said. "I'm not a wealthy person, but even if l were wealthy l would not have engaged in the heainous (sic) and dispicable (sic) actions of defendants."

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Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman were among the wealthy parents accused Tuesday of cheating or paying bribes to get their children into elite universities. Her parents are accused of paying $ 500 ,000 to have Olivia and her sister classified as crew recruits for U.S.C. despite never having participated in

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Loughlin, her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, and Huffman are among the listed defendants, whom Toy accused of defrauding and inflicting emotional distress.

In all, Toy contends more than 1,000 people were involved in the scandal and says she intends to name all of them in the lawsuit, which she has brought "on behalf of all persons in the United States."

The lawsuit was filed in California Superior Court Wednesday, a day after the Justice Department charged 50 people in the largest-ever college admissions conspiracy.

Federal prosecutors charged 33 affluent parents, including CEOs, nine college athletics coaches and others in the sweeping bribery case to enter students into elite universities and colleges. The elaborate conspiracy involved cheating on the SAT and ACT and parents paying coaches "enormous sums" to get their children into schools by fabricating their athletic credentials.

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Lori Loughlin and husband allegedly agreed to pay bribes of $ 500 ,000 in exchange for having their two daughters designated as recruits to USC crew. The two girls did not participate in crew, and Loughlin 's husband Mossimo Giannulli has also been charged in the scandal and was arrested on

Actresses Lori Loughlin (Aunt Becky of Full House) and Felicity Huffman (Desperate Housewives) are today's Donkeys of the Day for paying millions of dollars

The schools include Yale, Georgetown and Stanford universities, the University of Southern California, the University of California, Los Angeles, the University of Texas and Wake Forest University.

Contributing: Maria Puente

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'Full House' fans express shock as Lori Loughlin is indicted in college admissions bribery case.
After Lori Loughlin's name was revealed as part of an admissions bribery case, "Full House" fans have been responding to the news on social media. "Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman was also indicted, but Loughlin's "Full House" character Aunt Becky appeared to get even more attention on Twitter. © Frazer Harrison, Getty Images Lori Loughlin on Feb. 28, 2019. "I can't stop laughing at how Lori Loughllin is implicated in a federal mail fraud scandal and the thing that's trending is 'Aunt Becky,' " one person tweeted.

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