Actress Lori Loughlin facing additional charges in college admissions scandal

Actress Lori Loughlin, her husband and 14 other parents ensnared in a massive college entrance scam were hit with additional charges on Tuesday.
1:34 | 04/09/19

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L'Oreal Auckland and her fashion designer husband on theology annually among the sixteen parents indicted by a federal grand jury in Boston. In the sweeping college admissions cheating scandal you're. The sixteen Karen hit with a new charge of conspiracy to commit money laundering in the operation varsity blues case. He began loch Lin and her husband were among 33 wealthy parents accused of paying thousands and in some cases hundreds of thousands of dollars. In an elaborate scheme that included rigging college entrance exams and writing coaches at a universities. The new charges come on top of the single charge of conspiracy to commit mail fraud coupled with the rest or at last month. He added charge increasing potential prison sentence to a maximum of twenty years. The indictment coming one day after fellow actress Felicity Huffman twelve of their parents and coach agreed to plead guilty and seem alleged scam. In his statement the 56 year old desperate housewife star broke her silence about the ordeal. Saying I am in full acceptance of my guilt and we deep regret and shame over what I have done. Adding especially I want to apologize to the students who work hard every day to get into college. And to their parents who made tremendous sacrifices to support their children and do so honestly. For those who have not entered a plea April 11 is the deadline for the green cherry to hand up additional charges. ABC is told those parents who enter pleas of guilty prior to that date will not face additional charges. Running occurred at ABC news Los Angeles.

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