Author Among Those Charged In FBI College Acceptance Scam

Author Among Those Charged In FBI College Acceptance Scam

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The biggest news story of the day is the massive bribery scheme that was uncovered by the FBI. The Justice Department just charged and arrested fifty people in what is called “Operation Varsity Blues”, where a group of wealthy parents, coaches and college prep executives carried out fraud in order to get students into prestigious colleges. This includes paying a college prep organization to correct answers on students tests and bribing coaches to admit students as recruited athletes regardless if they have athletic ability. Many wealthy people have been charged in this case. The most prominent people involved are actresses …