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Wealth looms big as ever in post-scandal college admissions

Jan. 15, 2023 08:13 AM EST

Celebrities wept in court. Coaches lost their jobs. Elite universities saw their reputations stained. And nearly four years later, the mastermind of the Varsity Blues scheme was sentenced this month to more than three years in prison. But there’s little belief the college bribery...

College scam mastermind Rick Singer gets 3.5 years in prison

Jan. 04, 2023 19:41 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The mastermind of the nationwide college admissions bribery scheme that ensnared celebrities, prominent businesspeople and other parents who used their wealth and privilege to buy their kids’ way into top-tier schools was sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison Wednesday. ...

Convictions, prison time: A look at college admissions scam

Jan. 04, 2023 16:01 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — More than 50 people were convicted in the sprawling college admissions bribery scheme that embroiled elite universities across the country and landed a slew of prominent parents and athletic coaches behind bars. The case dubbed Operation Varsity Blues by authorities...

Ex-Yale coach gets 5 months in admissions bribery scandal

Nov. 09, 2022 18:37 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The former Yale University women's soccer coach whose cooperation with authorities helped blow the lid off the nationwide college admissions bribery scandal by leading the FBI to the scheme's mastermind was sentenced Wednesday to five months in prison. Rudy Meredith,...