According to a New York Times article, Lori Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli have agreed to plead guilty for their role in the college admissions scandal.
Under the terms of the agreement, which still needs approval by a judge, Ms. Loughlin, 55, agreed to serve two months in prison, pay a $150,000 fine and serve two years of supervised release with 100 hours of community service. If the deal is approved, Mr. Giannulli, 56, is expected to serve five months in prison, pay a $250,000 fine and serve two years of supervised release with 250 hours of community service.
Ms. Loughlin will plead guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit wire and mail fraud, the prosecutors said, and Mr. Giannulli will plead guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit wire and mail fraud and honest services wire and mail fraud. Prosecutors had accused Ms. Loughlin and Mr. Giannulli of paying $500,000 to get their two daughters designated as recruits to U.S.C.’s crew team as a way to ensure their admission to the school.
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