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American actress Felicity Huffman jailed for a bribe in exams

The American actress sentenced to 14 days in jail after being found guilty of bribing for high marks in the exam.

According to a foreign news agency, the US actress Philisty paid $ 15,000 to bribe her daughter, and she has been sentenced to 14 days in jail and ordered to pay a fine of 30,000.

Felicity Huffman wanted to enroll her daughter in a right college, but the merits of good colleges are very high, and there are only those candidates who have taken high marks in SAT.

The 56-year-old actress is the first of 34 parents who have convicted, must pay a fine of $ 30,000 and have to work 250 hours of supervised social services.

Before being sentenced, Huffman said his daughter had asked him why he didn’t trust her, Felicity Huffman said he could only tell his daughter he was very sorry, he said.

That they were stupid and they made a mistake and that they were ashamed of their move.

The SAT scandal saw the names of 51 people prosecuted.

This is the first case in US history by the Justice Department in which parents have been accused of bribing their children.

The scandal has led to the names of America’s leading universities, including Hale, Stanford, Georgetown, and UCLA, with the scandal revealing that parents have no limit to their children’s enrollment in colleges and universities. Can go up to

The scandal has also fueled fears that the admissions system in colleges is poor, which goes in favor of the rich.

The verdict of the case is also being looked at as to how the other accused will be treated. About a dozen more parents will be sentenced next month. About 15 parents have confessed to their crime while 19 have been convicted. Are fighting

Teodora Torrendo
Teodora Torrendo
Teodora Torrendo is an investigative journalist and is a correspondent for European Union. She is based in Zurich in Switzerland and her field of work include covering human rights violations which take place in the various countries in and outside Europe. She also reports about the political situation in European Union. She has worked with some reputed companies in Europe and is currently contributing to USA News as a freelance journalist. As someone who has a Masters’ degree in Human Rights she also delivers lectures on Intercultural Management to students of Human Rights. She is also an authority on the Arab world politics and their diversity.

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