Desperate Times for Desperate Housewife’s Felicity Huffman Set to Plead Guilty on May 13

  • Actress Felicity Huffman will plead guilty on May 13 to her role in the large-scale college admissions cheating scheme that involved several elite universities and wealthy parents across the country.
  • Huffman was originally scheduled to plea on May 21 in Boston federal court, but the date was moved up since the lead prosecutor won’t be available.
  • Earlier this month, the actress of “Desperate Housewives” fame, agreed to enter a guilty plea on charges of honest services mail fraud and committing mail fraud.
  • According to authorities, Huffman paid $15,000 to have someone change incorrect answers on her daughter’s SAT exam to boost her chances of getting into college.
  • Huffman was among dozens of parents charged for their involvement in the scheme, along with coaches at the universities who accepted bribes.

Reference Links

  • AP: Felicity Huffman to plead guilty in admissions scam May 13 READ
  • Fox: Felicity Huffman to plead guilty in college admissions scam on May 13 READ
  • USA TODAY: Felicity Huffman returns to court May 13 to plead guilty in college admissions scam READ

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