Shamed actress Felicity Huffman was sentenced to 14 days in prison, $30k fine and community service in the college admissions cheating scandal during her hearing on Friday, September 13.
Before determining her sentencing, the judge asked Huffman, 56, if she was able to view materials related to sentencing, according to Adam Bagni, Journalist at WCVB in Boston, who was live tweeting inside the court room.
She briefly stood and said “Yes, your honor,” as her husband William H. Macy sat solemnly in the front row to show his support for his actress wife.
While her lawyers suggested one year of probation, prosecutors said “the defendant must go to jail for one month. There is simply no excuse for what she did.”
The prosecutor was stern on Huffman, according to Bagni. “With all due respect, welcome to parenthood. Most parents have the moral compass and…