Felicity Huffman Released from Prison
She served 11 days of a 14-day sentence for her role in the college admissions scandal
Published Oct 25, 2019Felicity Huffman was released from a federal prison in California this morning.
The actress was released on her 11th day of a 14-day sentence for her involvement in the college admissions scandal.
The U.S. Bureau of Prisons told the Associated Press that inmates scheduled for release on weekends are let out on Friday.
Huffman was dropped off at the prison by her husband William H. Macy on October 15.
In addition to a two-week jail term, Huffman was also sentences to a $30,000 USD fine, 250 hours of community service and one year of probation.
Huffman pleaded guilty to fraud and conspiracy for paying $15,000 USD to have her daughter's SAT answers corrected by an admissions consultant.
She was the first parent in the massive scandal to be found guilty and sentenced.