80s Actress Lori Loughlin has been released from federal prison after serving a two-month sentence for her role in the college admissions scam, prison spokeswoman Sally Swarts said Monday.
Loughlin pleaded guilty to conspiracy in May and admitted to paying the scheme’s mastermind $500,000 to get her two daughters into the University of Southern California under false pretenses.
Lori Loughlin pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit wire and mail fraud and received 2 months in prison in the college admissions scam. Loughlin and her husband Giannulli were among the 50 individuals charged by the FBI and U.S. Attorney’s Office for fraud and bribery-related offenses on March 12, 2019, in a nationwide college entrance exam cheating scandal.
Loughlin appeared in the following movies during the 1980s: 1983 Amityville 3-D. 1985 The New Kids, 1985 Secret Admirer, 1986 Rad, 1987 Back to the Beach and in 1988 The Night Before. She is most well-known for her role in the movie “Secret Admirer” starring the opposite of C. Thomas Howell and her ongoing role Rebecca or Aunt Becky in the TV show Full House.