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Students sueover scamon collegeadmissions

Mar 15, 2019 - The San Francisco Chronicle
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Bay Area students have filed two lawsuits claiming their education and career opportunities were harmed by a nationwide college-admissions bribery scheme that allegedly benefited the children of wealthy entrepreneurs, doctors, business executives and two Hollywood actresses.

The first complaint, filed in federal court Wednesday by Kalea Woods and Erica Olsen in the Northern District of California, sought damages and alleged their Stanford degrees will be worthless because the reputation of...