Palo Alto couple to plead guilty in college admissions scandal

College admissions consultant Rick Singer is seen here on his way into court in director Chris Smith’s new Netflix documentary “Operation Varsity Blues: The College Admissions Scandal.” (Photo courtesy of Netflix ©2021)

A Palo Alto doctor and his wife who had been fighting federal fraud charges in connection with the nationwide college admissions scandal have agreed to plead guilty, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.

Dr. Gregory Colburn, 63, and Amy Colburn, 61, who were scheduled for trial Jan. 13, will plead guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud and honest services mail and wire fraud, the U.S. Attorney’s Office

→ Continue reading at Mercury News

More from author

Related posts

Advertisment

Latest posts

Ransomware attack on Planned Parenthood exposes 400,000 patients' personal data

The unidentified perpetrator stole documents from the Planned Parenthood affiliate that contained sensitive data on some patients such as their insurance information, their diagnosis,...

Improving Employee Collaboration in the Post-Pandemic Workplace

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. When I founded Netskope nine years ago, I decided that no matter how much...

How to participate in Shark Tank México, step by step guide

This article was translated from our Spanish edition using AI technologies. Errors may exist due to this process. Do you think you...