Felicity Huffman's detention reportedly upset inmates and employees of the Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin, California, for paying $ 15,000 to inflate her daughter's SAT score in connection with a national college admissions scandal Already a visit has been granted that most inmates have to wait weeks or even months.
] "She wears tennis shoes, she got her visits approved in three or four days, all of which smells like a special privilege. Do you know how irregular that is? Larry Levine, founder of Wall Street Prison Consultants, who spent 1
Huffman was photographed on the grounds of the low security prison on Saturday in California wearing a dark green jumpsuit, sneakers, a white baseball cap, glasses, and a seemingly black watch on his wrist. Her husband William H. Macy (69) and her daughter Sophia Grace Macy visited her on Saturday. A photo of the actress, says Levine, was taken by an inmate with an unauthorized phone. Now, he claims, the phone and e-mail privileges have been locked up in jail.
"Now the BOP [Federal Bureau of Prisons] has turned off all the phones and cut off the email for all inmates, which is really annoying people. They do this to protect Felicity. Their presence there has embarrassed the inmate population; Their ability to stay in touch with their families is disrupted, "a source at the Levine Prison said.
"You were warned by staff not to talk to them, not call home and talk about them I do not want to send emails about them. Now the staff tells the inmates what they can talk about and not about.
And if inmates can not talk on the phone, Levin said, "It's possible they [Huffman] will not use the phone or e-mail for the rest of her May Judgment. "
A spokeswoman for the Federal Bureau of Prisons did not immediately return a FOX Business opinion.
56-year-old Huffman turned to the authorities last Tuesday to begin her 14-day jail term serving only 13 days Because she was given credit for the time she was detained after her arrest in March, the Federal Penitentiary Entertainment Entertainment announced.
The Early Ere Star "Desperate Housewives" pleaded guilty to email fraud and scams in May for paying College Admissions Councilor William Rick Singer to correct her daughter's wrong answers in her SAT exam Sophia Grace's score increased by 400 points over her PSAT score.
The jail, about 25 miles southeast of Oakland, is a low security jail with 1,232 inmates, according to its website.
To obtain permission to visit an inmate in prison, family members or friends must complete a form, send it back, and wait for a possible background check that can be requested the website of the Federal Bureau of Prisons.
"If an inmate is detained, it usually takes two, three, four weeks to approve the visits. She is arrested on a Tuesday and visited on a Saturday. Do you know how irregular that is? Levine told FOX Business.
Huffman was one of the first great public figures to be known in the college scandal called Operation Varsity Blues. The bribery scandal involved 35 wealthy parents who paid millions to raise their children's chances of studying at prominent colleges and universities across the country, including Yale, Stanford, and the University of Southern California.
"Full House" star Lori Laughlin has chosen a different legal approach to her role in the licensing system and has not pleaded guilty to money laundering and conspiracy. According to the local prosecutor, the decision to fight the indictment may lead to a harder prison sentence.