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If a ‘poor, single mom' can go to prison, Felicity Huffman can too: prosecutors

1 month ago   |   By Page Six

Judge Indira Talwanim sentenced Huffman to two weeks behind bars.
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Felicity Huffman Gets 2 Weeks In Prison For College Admissions Scandal

Felicity Huffman Gets 2 Weeks In Prison For College Admissions Scandal

1 month ago   |   By Screen Rant

Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to prison. Flanked by her husband, Shameless ' William H. Macy, in a Boston courtroom, Huffman is the first parent involved with the college admissions scandal to receive sentencing. On March 12, headlines surged across the nation reading that Fuller House 's Lori Loughlin and Desperate Housewives ' Felicity Huffman had been indicted in the nation's largest college admissions scheme. Orchestrated by William Rick Singer, the college admissions scheme allowed for parents to pay large sums of money to bribe college officials and alter test scores to admit...
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Felicity Huffman Gets 14 Days in Prison in Connection With College Admission Scandal

Felicity Huffman Gets 14 Days in Prison in Connection With College Admission Scandal

1 month ago   |   By Who TV

BOSTON, Massachusetts - Felicity Huffman will spend 14 days in prison for her role in what authorities have called the largest college admissions scam ever prosecuted.
The “Desperate Housewives” actress also will have to serve one year of probation, perform 250 hours of community service and pay a $30,000 fine as part of the sentence handed down in federal court in Boston on Friday.
Huffman - the first of more than 30 parents charged in the scheme to be sentenced - was accused of paying $15,000 to the scam's mastermind to boost her daughter's SAT scores.
She had pleaded guilty to...
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Felicity Huffman Recalls Shame of Explaining Her Crime to Daughter: 'I Had No Adequate Answer'

1 month ago   |   By Celebrity Babies

Before apologizing for her role in the college admissions scandal , actress Felicity Huffman struggled to explain her crime to her teenage daughter, she told a judge on Friday.
“One of the hardest things I've had to face after my arrest is when my daughter found out what I had done and she said to me, ‘I don't know who you are anymore, Mom,'” the Desperate Housewives star tearfully recalled before she was sentenced to 14 days in jail .
“And then she broke down and asked, ‘Why didn't you believe in me? Why didn't you think I could do it on my own?' I had no adequate answer for her then. I...
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Felicity Huffman wants to serve her sentence at one of ‘America's cushiest prisons'

Felicity Huffman wants to serve her sentence at one of ‘America's cushiest prisons'

1 month ago   |   By Page Six

Felicity Huffman is hoping to avoid serving hard time.
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Twitter rips into Felicity Huffman's 14-day prison sentence

Twitter rips into Felicity Huffman's 14-day prison sentence

1 month ago   |   By Page Six

The Internet wasted no time condemning Felicity Huffman‘s 14-day jail sentence as far too small a penalty for her role in the massive college admissions scandal.
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Huffman gets 14 days behind bars in college admissions scam

1 month ago   |   By Wood TV

BOSTON - “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for paying $15,000 to rig her daughter's SAT scores, tearfully apologizing to the teenager for not trusting her to get into college on her own.
“I was frightened, I was stupid, and I was so wrong,” Huffman, 56, said as she became the first parent sentenced in a college admissions scandal that ensnared dozens of wealthy and well-connected mothers and fathers.
The scandal exposed the lengths to which parents will go to get their children into the “right” schools and reinforced suspicions that the...
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Felicity Huffman 'Humbled' by 14-Day Sentence: She Hopes 'Public Will Give Her a Second Chance'

1 month ago   |   By Celebrity Babies

Felicity Huffman is accepting her 14-day sentence as best as she can.
The Desperate Housewives actress, 56, faced a judge on Friday afternoon in a federal courtroom in Boston. In addition to the 14 days incarceration, the judge fined her $30,000 and said she would be on supervised release for one year. She will also have to do 250 hours of community service.
RELATED: Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days Behind Bars in College Admissions Scam
A source close to Huffman's team tells PEOPLE that the Oscar nominee hopes to serve her time and move forward.
“The sentence Felicity received today...
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Read Felicity Huffman's Full Statement on Prison Sentence

1 month ago   |   By NBC

Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison, 250 hours of community service and a $30,000 fine for unlawfully paying $15,000 to improve her daughter's SAT scores. The "Desperate Housewives" actress pleaded guilty in May to conspiracy and fraud connected to a wider college admissions scheme that set the nation ablaze when it was uncovered earlier this year. Huffman Gets 14 Days in Prison in College Admissions Scandal Read Huffman's full statement on the sentencing, below: I accept the court's decision today without reservation. I have always been prepared to accept whatever...
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Felicity Huffman Sentenced in College Admissions Scandal

1 month ago   |   By Extra TV

Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty in the college admissions scandal.
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Felicity Huffman Sentence Sets Off Speculation in College Fraud Case: Lori Loughlin Should Be ‘Freaking Out'

Felicity Huffman Sentence Sets Off Speculation in College Fraud Case: Lori Loughlin Should Be ‘Freaking Out'

1 month ago   |   By Mediaite

Actress Felicity Huffman has been sentenced today in the college admissions scandal, leading to some speculation about how much trouble Lori Loughlin could be in.
Both Huffman and Loughlin were among the dozens of families busted in the “Varsity Blues” scandal earlier this year. Huffman pleaded guilty a few months ago. Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli pleaded not guilty.
There's been reporting over the past few months about concerns from people close to Loughlin, and after Huffman got 14 days in prison as part of her sentence, people started agreeing she should be nervous right...
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Felicity Huffman Will Serve 14 Days in Prison Following College Admissions Cheating Scandal

Felicity Huffman Will Serve 14 Days in Prison Following College Admissions Cheating Scandal

1 month ago   |   By Pop Sugar

Felicity Huffman has officially been sentenced to 14 days in prison following her involvement in the college admissions scandal earlier this year. The actress was sentenced to a brief prison sentence, fined $30,000, a year of supervised release, and 250 hours of community service in a Boston federal courtroom on Friday afternoon. According to reporters who were in the courtroom, Felicity took a moment to apologize for her part in the scandal, saying, "I take full responsibility for my actions. .. I am prepared to accept whatever sentence you deem fit." On April 8, the actress, along with...
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Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison in College Admissions Scandal

Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison in College Admissions Scandal

1 month ago   |   By E! Online

Six months after her arrest in the college admissions scandal, Felicity Huffman has learned her fate.
On Friday in a Massachusetts court, the Oscar-nominated actress was sentenced to a...
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BREAKING: Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison in College Admissions Scandal

BREAKING: Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison in College Admissions Scandal

1 month ago   |   By Mediaite

Actress Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in prison, along with a $30,000 fine and 250 hours of community service.
Judge Indira Talwani has sentenced Felicity Huffman to 14 days in jail. She is also imposing a fine of $30,000, a year of supervised release, and 250 hours of community service.
- julia reinstein September 13, 2019
Huffman was one of many parents busted in the college admissions scandal, which also included actress Lori Loughlin. Huffman - who paid $15,000 to get her daughter's SAT scores inflated - pleaded guilty a few months ago.
During the sentencing, the...
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Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Jail for College Admissions Cheating Case

1 month ago   |   By The Wrap

Felicity Huffman was sentenced to 14 days in jail for the charge against her in the nationwide college admissions cheating case.
The sentence was handed down Friday afternoon by Judge Indira Talwani in a Boston federal court. Federal prosecutors had recommended a one-month sentence last week.
In May, Huffman pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud. At that time, federal prosecutors recommended a sentence of four months.
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Felicity Huffman Gets Two Weeks Jail Time For College Bribery Scheme

1 month ago   |   By Deadline

Six months after being arrested for her role in the wide spread college admission scandal, a circumspect Felicity Huffman today learned her legal fate in a federal courtroom in Boston. In a just over one-hour hearing, the American Crime star was sentenced to 14 days behind bars. Accompanied by her unindicted husband and Shameless...
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Felicity Huffman Sentenced to Two Weeks in Jail, Community Service for Role in College Admissions Scandal

1 month ago   |   By TV Line

Actress Felicity Huffman was sentenced on Friday to 14 days in jail and 250 hours of community service, after she pleaded guilty to her involvement in the college admissions scandal. Huffman also will pay a $30,000 fine and spend one year on supervised release, per BuzzFeed News reporter Julia Reinstein. Judge Indira Talwani has sentenced...
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Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Jail in College Admissions Scam

1 month ago   |   By Celebrity Babies

Felicity Huffman was sentenced to 14 days in jail for her role in the college admissions scandal .
The Desperate Housewives actress, 56, faced a judge on Friday afternoon in a federal courtroom in Boston. In addition to the 14 days incarceration, the judge fined her $30,000 and said she would be on supervised release for one year.
Huffman arrived in court holding the hand of her husband, William H. Macy. She wore a short-sleeved navy blue dress and low-heeled beige pumps.
She tearfully addressed the judge prior to sentencing, apologizing for her criminal actions and saying she deserved...
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Felicity Huffman sentenced to two weeks in prison for college admissions scandal

Felicity Huffman sentenced to two weeks in prison for college admissions scandal

1 month ago   |   By Page Six

A Boston judge sentenced Huffman to two weeks behind bars on Friday for paying $15,000 to inflate her daughter's SAT scores in the sweeping college admissions scandal.
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Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Jail for College Admissions Cheating Case

1 month ago   |   By The Wrap

Felicity Huffman was sentenced to 14 days in jail for the charge against her in the nationwide college admissions cheating case.
The sentence was handed down Friday morning by Judge Indira Talwani in a Boston federal court. Federal prosecutors had recommended a one-month sentence last week.
In May, Huffman pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud. At that time, federal prosecutors recommended a sentence of four months.
Huffman and her spouse - “Shameless” star William H. Macy, who was not charged - made a charitable donation of $15,000...
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