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Upper East Side parents sentenced in college-admissions cheating case

Upper East Side residents Greg and Marcia Abbott were each sentenced to one month in prison for paying $125,000 to have someone correct their daughter’s ACT and SAT tests so she could get into Duke... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 12th, 2019

Disgraced lawyer in college-admissions scandal sentenced to one month in prison

Gordon Caplan, the former co-chairman of law firm Willkie Farr & Gallagher, was sentenced to one month in prison after paying $75,000 for someone to take the ACT for his daughter so she could get... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 7th, 2019

Oregon winery owner sentenced to prison in college admission scandal

San Francisco resident and Napa Valley wine maker Agustin Huneeus, Jr. has become the first Bay Area parent sentenced to prison in the wide-ranging college admissions cheating scandal. Judge Indira Talwani handed down the five-month sentence alon.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2019

Napa vintner becomes first Bay Area parent sentenced to prison in college admission scandal

San Francisco resident and Napa Valley wine maker Agustin Huneeus, Jr. has become the first Bay Area parent sentenced to prison in the wide-ranging college admissions cheating scandal. Judge Indira Talwani handed down the five-month sentence along wi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2019

Here"s everyone who has been sentenced in the college admissions scandal so far

REUTERS/Katherine Taylor Dozens of wealthy people, including actors Felicity Huffm.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 26th, 2019

Felicity Huffman’s 11th-hour letter to judge contained one glaring omission about her role in the college-admissions scandal

The ‘Desperate Housewives’ actress was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for paying to improve her daughter’s SAT scores......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2019

Actress Felicity Huffman, First Parent Sentenced In College Admissions Scandal, Gets 14 Days In Prison

Actress Felicity Huffman, First Parent Sentenced In College Admissions Scandal, Ge.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 13th, 2019

‘I keep asking myself, why did I do this?’ — Felicity Huffman writes to judge ahead of sentencing, calls motherhood ‘bewildering’

Huffman was sentenced to 14 days in prison for her role in the college admissions scandal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2019

Love & Money: Helicopter parenting gone wild! Family paid $6.5M to get daughter into Stanford

The college admissions scandal reveals unpleasant cultural forces and status anxiety that fuel such risky gambles......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 2nd, 2019

SAT, ACT college test makers defend integrity amid scandal

Federal court papers detail how college entrance exam policies aimed at helping students with disabilities were exploited to enable cheating in a massive college admissions bribery scandal......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 12th, 2019

Meet the alleged ringleader of the college-admissions scandal

Authorities say he paid off college coaches, administrators, and standardized-test proctors to get kids into elite universities......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2019

Meet the alleged ringleader of the college-admissions scandal

Authorities say he paid off college coaches, administrators, and standardized-test proctors to get kids into elite universities......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2019

Couple paid $800 a month to live without water or power

The illegally converted church in South Los Angeles had no gas, water or electricity when Amelda Glaspie moved in. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral43 min. ago

Couple paid $800 a month to live without water or power

The illegally converted church in South Los Angeles had no gas, water or electricity when Amelda Glaspie moved in. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral43 min. ago

Here’s what Felicity Huffman"s life will be like in the California prison where she"s doing time for her role in the college admissions scandal

Felicit.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 16th, 2019

Upper East Side parents await sentencing in college-admissions case

Now that Gordon Caplan, the former co-chairman of law firm Willkie Farr & Gallagher, has been sentenced to for his part in the sprawling college-admissions case, attention turns to the next New... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 7th, 2019

St. Louis edtech startup"s response to college admissions scandal: $50M in free test prep

Clayton-based edtech startup Varsity Tutors said Monday it’s launched a new initiative aimed at providing $50 million worth of free, online ACT and SAT test preparation courses to high school students nationwide......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 16th, 2019

"Desperate Housewives" Felicity Huffman sentenced to 14 days in jail, fined $30K for role in college-admissions scandal: reports

Actress Felicity.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2019

Felicity Huffman’s letter to the judge contains one glaring omission about her role in the college-admissions scandal

The ‘Desperate Housewives’ actress is due to be sentenced Friday for paying to improve her daughter’s SAT scores......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2019

How a corrupt college counselor recruited families

Rick Singer, the admissions-scandal mastermind, played on parents’ anxieties, suggesting their children were at a disadvantage getting into name-brand schools if they didn’t have an angle or an inside track......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 6th, 2019