Lori  Loughlin
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It seems that Hollywood has caught itself in the middle of another scandal. As reported by multiple sources, nearly three dozens parents were indicted for allegedly paying highly respected academic institutions under the table for their children to attend school and play sports.

Parents are allegedly paying Ivy League institutions between $200,000 and $6.5 million for their children’s admission.

Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman were taken into custody earlier this week for their roles in this ongoing scandal. Loughlin has been accused of paying upwards of $500,000 in exchange for her two daughters admission into USC.

Lori Loughlin’s daughters, Olivia and Isabella, withdrew from the University of Southern California and concurrently Loughlin was fired by the Hallmark Channel. Crown Media, Hallmark Channel’s parent company issued a statement that read, “We are no longer working with Lori Loughlin and have stopped development of all productions that air on the Crown Media Family Network channels involving Lori Loughlin.”

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Ananth Para
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