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Source: BBC

US actresses sued in college cheating scam


There was a logistical factor in the networks decision, as When Calls the Heart is filmed in Canada and a judge had ordered Ms Louglin to surrender her passport pending trial.

"I'm now outraged and hurt because I feel that my son, my only child, was denied access to a college, not because he failed to work and study hard enough, but because wealthy individuals felt it was OK to lie, cheat, steal and bribe their children's way into a good college," her civil suit states.

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Source: Fox News

What the college admissions scandal reveals about most families

Sunday 08:57 GMT

If watching the college admissions scandal unfold makes you feel uneasy about young people’s adulting journeys, you’re not alone.

Whether the college admissions scandal makes you wonder whether your child is growing up too quickly or concerned they are adulting too slowly, strategically asking your child to “tell me more” can open up conversational doors that otherwise remain locked tight.

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Source: Fox News

Harvard sued for 'exploiting' early photos of slaves, asked to pay damages to woman who says she's next of kin

Thursday 23:39 GMT

Harvard University is being sued for “shamelessly” making a profit from photos of two 19th-century slaves despite requests to turn the photographs over to the slaves' descendants. Tamara Lanier filed a lawsuit against the institution Wednesday for “wrongful seizure, possession and expropriation” of images she claims features two of her ancestors.

“How long will it be before Harvard finally frees Renty?”. Crump said the case would allow Harvard to “remove the stain from its legacy” and show it has the courage “to finally atone for slavery.”

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Source: BBC

Harvard sued over 'slave ancestor' photos

Friday 12:40 GMT

The descendent of a black American slave has sued Harvard University, claiming the college profits off images of her alleged ancestor.

Harvard Law School removed its official seal in 2016 after it was found to have been used as the family crest of a notoriously brutal slave owner, Isaac Royall, who was known to have ordered 77 enslaved people to be burned alive.

“Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets...” ― Napoléon Bonaparte