Town Square

Post a New Topic

Menlo Park father intends to plead guilty to an unspecified charge in college admissions scam

Original post made on Apr 3, 2019

A Menlo Park man intends to plead guilty to an as-yet unspecified charge in the $25 million college admissions scam which has had ripple effects on elite universities across the nation, while a Palo Alto couple entered not-guilty pleas, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office and federal court documents filed Wednesday.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 4:32 PM

Comments (2)

28 people like this
Posted by EZ Street
a resident of Downtown North
on Apr 3, 2019 at 5:55 pm

White Collar Crime = country club incarceration. No big deal with weekend passes.

Martha Stewart was in & it's back to business as usual.

On the other a person of color & rob a liquor store of $40.00 at gunpoint = serious time in a state penitentiary.

Non-violent money crimes are a cakewalk unless you are Bernie Madoff with an endless list of financial malfeasance.

8 people like this
Posted by Sanctimonious City
a resident of Barron Park
on Apr 3, 2019 at 8:45 pm

Sanctimonious City is a registered user.

[Post removed.]

Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.


Post a comment

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Get the most important local news stories sent straight to your inbox daily.

Mountain View gets new dhaba-style Indian restaurant
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 23,318 views

Demystifying heat pump water heaters
By Sherry Listgarten | 21 comments | 5,669 views

Inaugural reflections
By Diana Diamond | 29 comments | 2,370 views

Thank you California Academy of Sciences!
By Cheryl Bac | 1 comment | 1,373 views

Know a Book Agent or Publisher?
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,201 views