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Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Jail For Role in College Admissions Scandal

Felicity Huffman receives sentenced in colleged admissions scandal

Felicity Huffman has learned her fate for her role in the college admissions scandal. On Friday (Sept. 13) the judge sentenced the Desperate Housewives actress to 14 days in jail, 250 hours of community service, 1 year probation and a $30,000 fine. Prior to sentencing, prosecutors were asking that Felicity serve one month in prison … Read more

William H. Macy Speaks Out About the Turmoil the College Admissions Scandal Has Caused on Family

Felicity Huffman and Husband William H Macy in college admissions scandal with daughters

As Felicity Huffman awaits her sentencing on Friday (Sept. 13) as part of the college admissions scandal, her husband William H. Macy is being nothing but supportive. But he also admits that his wife’s actions have had a detrimental affect on the whole family, saying that Huffman’s relationship ‘with her daughters exploded on March 12.” [RELATED: Felicity … Read more

Felicity Huffman Writes Three-Page Letter to Judge Ahead of Sentencing

Felicity Huffman three page letter in College Admissions scandal

Felicity Huffman is spilling her thought process behind her involvement in the college admissions scandal prior to sentencing. In a three page letter to the judge, Felicity reveals she feels “utter shame” and “her desperation to be a good mother.” “Please, let me be very clear, I know there is no justification for what I … Read more

Actress Lori Loughlin ‘Is Remorseful’ About Her Involvement in the College Admissions Scandal

Lori Loughlin nervous about court in college admissions scandal

It’s been quite a year for former Fuller House actress Lori Loughlin. Not only has she found her name dragged through the mud as part of the ongoing college admissions scandal, but her career seems to have slammed to a halt. So, don’t think for a minute that she isn’t hurt by all of this. … Read more

Eva Longoria Shares Support for Friend Felicity Huffman During College Admissions Scandal

Eva Longoria supports friend Felicity Huffman in college admissions scandal

There was a moment where it seemed like the whole world was watching the college admissions scandal play out earlier this year. And yes, one of those people watching was actress Eva Longoria. [RELATED: Eva Longoria Shares Name and First Photo of Baby Boy, Along With a Heartfelt Message] You see, Longoria’s friend and former Desperate Housewives … Read more

Sources Say Lori Loughlin is ‘Exasperated’ Over How Long her Court Case is Taking

Lori Loughlin exhausted over long trial in college admissions scandal

Back in March, actress Lori Loughlin and 50 other parents of college age children were charged in a college admissions scandal that accused them of doing everything from hiring people to falsify SAT scores to lying about the sports teams their children were involved in. It’s now June and no, this case is far from … Read more

Felicity Huffman Officially Pleads Guilty in Court; Faces Four Months in Jail

Felicity Huffman pleads guilty to college admissions scandal

Felicity Huffman made her way to court in Boston on Monday (May 13) to officially plead guilty for her part in the college admissions scandal. Earlier this year, the Desperate Housewives actress revealed that she would plead guilty to charges of conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud. [RELATED: Felicity Huffman Pleads Guilty and … Read more

Vanessa Williams Shares Texts From Felicity Huffman Following Her Arrest in College Admissions Scandal

Vanessa Williams talks Felicity Huffman texts after arrest in college admissions scandal

Actress Vanessa Williams was just as surprised as the rest of us when news broke that her Desperate Houswives co-star and friend, Felicity Huffman, was involved int the college admissions scandal. While the Ugly Betty star was attending the Broadway opening of the musical Beetlejuice at New York City’s Winter Garden Theater on Thursday, April 25, she revealed … Read more