Lori Loughlin was proven guilty for her role in the college admissions scandal. She will start her 2 months prison sentence in November. Also, she won’t have to travel far. She is privileged with the opportunity to choose her prison. Moreover, she will get a golden opportunity to opt for a luxurious prison.
Lori Anne Loughlin is an American actress and producer. She is best known for her role as Rebecca Donaldson-Katsopolis on the ABC sitcom Full House (1988–1995). Also its Netflix sequel Fuller House (2016–2018). The 54-year-old actress was born in New York, United States.
College admission scandal
In fact, in 2019, a scandal acquired a lot of attention. A criminal conspiracy was planned to influence undergraduate admissions decisions. This scandal involved several top American universities. The code name for the investigation was given ‘Operation Varsity Blues.’
53 people were accused of this massive scandal. Various fraud charges were imposed. Felony conspiracy to commit mail fraud, honest services mail fraud. Also, money laundering was imposed as a serious charge. The American actress Lori Loughlin also played some role in the scandal and was found guilty.
As a result, the actress was sentenced to two months in prison in August. In addition to this, a fine of $150,000 was also charged. Further 100 hours of community service and ultimately two years of supervised release. Her husband, Mossimo Giannulli, was given five months in prison. A fine amount of $250,000 was imposed. Also, 250 hours of community service and two years of supervised release. Moreover, both of them have been ordered to surrender on November 19.
A prison of the actress’s choice
Furthermore, for the sake of her children, Lori had requested to serve her time roughly two-hour drive from her farmhouse. Reportedly her new Hidden Hills farmhouse costs $9.5 million. However, no final confirmation has been received yet. But it seems that the bureau will approve Lori’s request. If this happens then ultimately the actress will get the opportunity to select a prison of her choice.