Lori Loflin leave your criminal behind in favor of supporting the red carpet for a good cause.
The 57-year-old Loflin attended the DesignCare 2022 gala concert, a benefit for the HollyRod Foundation, in Los Angeles on Saturday, June 18, 2022 – her first public appearance since the college admission scandal first erupted in 2019.
IN Fuller House the star wore a crimson dress with a high neckline and knee-length, long sleeves with silver high-heeled sandals and accessories with a matching silver key with a gold clasp.
She wore her hair down with a slightly offset part and had minimal makeup in a neutral tone.
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In March 2019, Loflin and her husband, Mosimo Janulithey were accused of paying $ 500,000 in bribes to get their daughters Olivia Jade and Isabella Rose accepted to the University of Southern California (USC) as helmsmen for the crew, although none of them have ever rowed in high school.
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William “Rick” Singer, considered the mastermind behind the scheme, introduced himself as a college admissions consultant through his nonprofit, the Key Worldwide Foundation. Investigators found that the foundation was not a real charity, but simply a cover for his real business: bribing rich children in college.
Loflin and Janouli initially pleaded not guilty to charges, including conspiracy to commit mail and fraud by telegraph and honest services by mail and wire fraud. After rejecting the plea deal, they (and 16 other parents involved in widespread fraud) were charged with additional charges of money laundering in April 2019.
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Faced with up to 20 years ago on every charge of money laundering, the couple changed their tune. In May 2019, Loflin pleaded guilty to one charge of conspiracy to commit telegraphic and postal fraud, while Giannulli pleaded guilty to one charge of conspiracy to commit fraud by telegraphic and postal communications and fraud by telegraphic and postal services. honest services.
Loflin was sentenced to two months in prison and fined $ 150,000. She began her two-month sentence in October 2020 and was released in late December 2020. Janouli was fined $ 250,000 and sentenced to five months behind bars, two years of supervised release and 250 hours of community service. He first appeared in federal prison in November 2020. On April 3, 2021, he was released under “community detention”, which Associated Press reported may be house arrest or halfway house. He was released from general detention on April 17, 2021.
For its part, the DesignCare 2022 Gala is not the only Loughlin return. In September 2021, Holmark announced that he would reprise his fan-favorite role of Abigail Stanton in Season 2 of When the heart calls spinof When hope calls.
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