Lori Loughlin, Husband to Plead Guilty in College Admissions Scandal
Lori Loughlin and husband Mossimo Giannulli have agreed to plead guilty in the college admissions scandal. The 55-year-old actress and 56-year-old fashion designer were accused of paying $500,000 to William “Rick” Singer in order fake their daughters recruitment to the University of Southern California’s crew team and get them accepted into the school. For more than a year they have plead not guilty to bribery and conspiracy and attempted to have the charges dismissed just two weeks ago. They will both plead guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit wire and mail fraud, with Giannulli also pleading guilty to honest services wire and mail fraud. If the judge accepts, Loughlin will serve two months in jail, pay a $150,000 fine, receive two years of supervised release and 100 hours of community service. Her husband would serve five months, pay a $250,000 fine, two years of supervised release and 250 hours of community service.