Aunt Becky behind bars?

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Aunt Becky behind bars?

Marlee Eliakim and Giacomina Romita

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By now most people know about the College admissions scandal, “ Operation Varsity Blues”. Lori Loughlin who played Aunt Becky on the very popular shows , “Full House” and “Fuller House”.

Laughlin and her husband Massimo Giannulli have been to many trials determining if they will be imprisoned. The couple has not spoken out in public about their situation yet but there has been insiders who are giving some information to the public.

Loughlin was one of the biggest names in the scandal although there were many other parents who were guilty of bribing schools for their child’s acceptance.

Loughlin and Giannulli payed half a million dollars of bribery’s. The couple could face a few years behind bars.

It was later released that the couple and 38 other parents involved were arrested, according to USA TODAY.

Most of the children were not involved but a statement was put out by USA TODAY from Gary Polakovic, a USC spokesman, “ We will make informed, appropriate decisions once those reviews have been complete. Some of these individuals may have been minors at the time of their application process.”

USC explains that any students were were Involved and in the know of the situation will face consequences.“ Applicants in the currents admission cycle who are connected to the scheme alleged by the government will be denied admission to USC”. ( Gary Polakovic )

We got Ms. Ribeiro to share her opinion on the situation. “ You can’t just buy your way through life because you have money”.

When asked if Loughlin and her husband should serve jail time she responded with: “I think they don’t deserve jail time, we need to save the jails for the bad people who have done violent crimes, she should be doing community service, give donations, pay a fee, sponsor a school. She should definitely be fined but not have jail time”( Ribeiro).

Loughlin and the rest of the people who decide to buy their children into school should face consequences but do not deserve to face jail time.