Bay Area Vintner Pleads Guilty In College Admissions Cheating ScandalA Bay Area vineyard owner pleaded guilty in a Boston federal courtroom Tuesday to paying $50,000 to cheat on his daughter's SAT exam and agreeing to pay a total of $250,000 in bribes to get his daughter into USC as a purported water polo recruit.
Felicity Huffman Pleads Guilty In College Admissions Scheme"Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty Monday in the college admissions bribery scheme, the biggest name to do so in a scandal that has underscored the lengths to which some wealthy parents will go to get their children into top universities.
Mother Who Paid $6.5M To College Admissions Scammer Says She Was DupedThe widening fallout from the federal investigation into the college admissions cheating scandal has ensnared a sophomore at Stanford University whose parents are alleged to have paid $6.5 million to improve their daughter's odds of being accepted into the elite university.
Hollywood Actresses, Stanford Coach, NorCal Execs Named In College Admission Fraud ScandalHollywood actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin, Stanford University's head sailing coach and a Sacramento-area businessman accused of being a ringleader were among dozens of people named in a sweeping nation-wide admissions bribery case.
Stanford Sailing Coach Fired In Wake Of College Admissions ScandalStanford University sailing coach John Vandemoer was fired Tuesday, hours after he was named a key figure in a massive nationwide college admissions scandal.