Six months after Felicity Huffman was arrested in connection to the nationwide college admissions scandal, the actress was sentenced to 14 days in prison. She was also ordered to pay a $30,000 fine, a year of supervised release and must complete 250 hours of community service.
The former Desperate Housewives star, 56, arrived in Boston on Wednesday, September 11, with husband William H. Macy for the Friday, September 13, hearing. Several of Huffman’s siblings were also by her side in court.
“I was frightened, I was stupid and I was so wrong. I am deeply ashamed of what I have done,” a visibly emotional Huffman told the judge on Friday before the verdict. “I take full responsibility for my actions. … I am prepared to accept whatever sentence you deem fit.”
The When They See Us star was arrested on…