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Felicity Huffman can avoid jail in the college admission scandal: report

Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at the federal court in Boston on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, to face the charges in a nationwide college admission bribery scandal. (Associated Press)

Felicity Huffman’s remorse, lack of criminal history and the relatively lower amount that they bribed a Harvard graduate could help her avoid jail in the college admissions scandal, according to a report. She was also one of the first parents to be entangled in the scandal to announce they would be guilty of.

Huffman allegedly paid a Harvard graduate $ 15,000 to understand her daughter WAS, gave her a 400-point increase from a previous test. Some of the parents charged in the scandal allegedly paid as much as $500,000 to their children in the elite schools, the Los Angeles Times reported.

FELICITY HUFFMAN WILL RETURN TO THE SCREEN IN THE MIDDLE OF COLLEGE-SCANDAL IN THE NETFLIX SERIES IS BASED ON THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE

Under the 2019 federal sentencing guidelines, Huffman could face four to 10 months, a lawyer said at the Time. Since her recommended sentence is on the low side, she can serve her sentence at home while wearing an ankle monitor.

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They will probably also have a year of probation, her daughter, the test score will be adjusted and she will reportedly have to the loss of the $15,000 and $20,000 for the fine, USA Today reported.

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“I am in full acceptance of my iniquity, and with deep regret and shame over what I’ve done, I accept full responsibility for my actions and accept the consequences arising from these actions,” Huffman said in a statement obtained by Fox earlier this month.

Huffman is reportedly due back in court on May 21.

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