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News - October 30, 2019

Atherton couple pleads guilty in college-admissions scam

by Sue Dremann

The former CEO of a Palo Alto venture-capital firm and his wife changed their pleas to guilty on Oct. 21 in the largest college-admissions scam ever prosecuted by the U.S. Department of Justice, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

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Sue Dremann is a staff writer with the Palo Alto Weekly, The Almanac's sister paper.


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