Actress Felicity Huffman pleads guilty to fraud and bribery scandal for the admission of children of the rich and famous to elite US universities.

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Actress Felicity Huffman, visibly upset, did not make a statement to the press when she arrived in court in Boston, United States, where she pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit fraud.

What is considered the largest education fraud scandal in the history of the United States experienced a new chapter on Monday.

One of the main defendants, American actress Felicity Huffman, appeared visibly affected before a court in Boston, Massachusetts, where she pleaded guilty to fraudulent conspiracy to secure a place in an elite university for her daughter.

The star of films such as “Transamerica” ​​or the television series Desperate Housewives (“Desperate Wives”) admitted to paying $ 15,000 to have her daughter’s answers altered on the 2017 college entrance exam.

The actress was facing a possible 20-year prison sentence, but after reaching an agreement, the prosecution requested four months in jail and a fine of US $ 20,000 for Huffman.