Weird Details You May Have Missed In The College Cheating Scandal
It's thought to be the largest college admissions cheating scandal ever prosecuted in the U.S. and it's moving at lightning speed. The ringleader of the alleged scheme, consultant William "Rick" Signer, pleaded guilty to four charges just hours after the sweeping indictment. Here are a few details you may have missed from the investigation.
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