• Inside Felicity Huffman's Wiretapped Calls in Alleged College Cheating Scam: 'So Academically Driven'

    2 monthes ago - By Celebrity Babies

    Like most mothers, Felicity Huffman wanted her daughters to do well on their college entrance exams so they could get into a good university.
    According to federal prosecutors, the 56-year-old actress did things many parents do: encourage her daughters to take practice tests, schedule the SATs for a convenient weekend and even apply for them to have extra time to take the exam.
    None of those things are illegal; they're typical ways for parents to help their kids get a leg up in the ultra-competitive world of college acceptance.
    But, according to authorities, Huffman took some extra steps...
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  • This Mom Went To Prison For Enrolling Her Son In A School Outside Her District

    This Mom Went To Prison For Enrolling Her Son In A School Outside Her District

    2 monthes ago - By Refinery29

    The college cheating scandal that has ensnared at least 50 people , including actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin, has sparked a much needed conversation about privilege and money in the U.S. educational system. And while the scam has also produced lots of funny commentary due to the sheer ridiculousness of the lengths these parents went to get their kids into college (like photoshopping their kids' faces onto stock photos of athletes) and the level of privilege these people have (Loughlin's daughter Olivia Jade was literally on the yacht of a billionaire when the news broke)...
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  • William H. Macy Isn't Being Charged For College Cheating Scandal & You Won't Believe Why!

    2 monthes ago - By OK!

    Felicity Huffman was indicted on March 12 for her involvement in a massive college cheating scandal, but why wasn't her husband William H. Macy? The couple allegedly paid $15,000 for their eldest daughter to get into college but the Shameless actor was not apprehended.
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  • Felicity Huffman's Desperate Housewives Mom Paid $15,000 to Get Her Kids Into Private School

    2 monthes ago - By Celebrity Babies

    Life really has a way of imitating art for Felicity Huffman .
    Authorities have accused Huffman, 56, of conspiring to pay $15,000 to an organization that facilitated cheating on her older daughter's SATs by having a proctor correct her answers in hopes of getting her into a better college. The actress was arrested and charged with fraud, and was released on a $250,000 bond later on Tuesday.
    The situation is eerily similar to one Huffman played out in 2004 in season one of her hit show Desperate Housewives. In the fifth episode of the first season, Huffman's Lynette Scavo and her husband Tom...
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