Actress “caught” on large bribes.
The star of the TV series Desperate Housewives, actress felicity Huffman was arrested by the FBI. Also in the center of the scandal and actress Lauryn Locklin, and 49 persons, not related to show business, reports the Chronicle.info with reference for Today.
But the fact that this incident is connected with bribery in various prestigious American colleges that the rich parents wanted to give guaranteed admission for their children. It is reported that this is the largest Scam in U.S. history related to the bribery of the leadership of educational institutions.
According to the Associated Press, Huffman paid “donations” to one of the colleges 15 thousand dollars to her daughter was able to do. How much was given for the arrival of Lauryn Locklin – unknown. According to one of the attorneys was a special list of parents that are similar to the “catalogue of wealth and privilege”. It featured CEO, fashion designer and co-chair of the global law firm.
As told to FBI agent Joseph Bonavolonta CNN, receipt of child cost to parents in the amount of 200 thousand to 6.5 million dollars. Contributions received by the organization Key Worldwide Foundation, which allegedly was preparing students. Huffman was arrested and she posted bail in 250 thousand dollars.