American actress, Laurie Lovlin and her husband, fashion designer Mossimo Giannoli, admitted today, Friday, that they paid $ 500,000 to enroll their two daughters at the University of Southern California, as part of a bribery scheme for college admission.
Lovlin, 55, and her 56-year-old husband filed their petitions before a federal judge in Boston via the Zoom app on the Internet under agreements that included her two-month imprisonment and her husband’s 5-month prison sentence, according to the British newspaper, The Guardian.
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They plead guilty to conspiracy to commit fraud using telecommunications technology and e-mail.
Lori Lovlin and her husband, Musimo Giannoli, also agreed to sentence them to pay fines of $ 150,000, $ 250,000 for her husband, 100 hours of community service for her, and 250 hours for her husband.
The US District Judge, Nathaniel Gorton, will postpone a decision to accept or reject the guilt agreements, which limit his ability to impose various penalties.
Gorton will pronounce the ruling on August 21.
Laurie Lovlin is best known for her character, “Aunt Becky”, the sitcom “Full House”.