Lawyers for college admissions scam parents claim payments weren’t bribes

June 5, 2019 | HuffPost

Defense attorneys for some parents fighting charges in the massive college admissions bribery scandal told a federal judge on Monday that their clients’ payments were not bribes, but charitable donations to the colleges.

During a status hearing in Boston, several attorneys offered what could be a defense strategy for the nearly 20 parents who have pleaded not guilty, including “Full House” actress Lori Loughlin and fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli.

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