The scheme was meant to encourage doctors to overprescribe a fentanyl-based spray.
"Operation Varsity Blues” has ensnared 50 people.
The named defendants include a vineyard owner, a liquor CEO, and a 'food and beverage packaging' exec.
The real question is what took so long for the country to start looking at this stuff more closely.
Anand Giridharadas explains how alleged payoffs to test takers and athletic coaches are part of a larger ecosystem of elite hypocrisy.
Prosecutors said they engaged in “large-scale, elaborate fraud” to create a “rigged system” at elite American universities like Yale, Stanford, USC, and UCLA.
Her case led New York lawmakers to ban police from having sex with people in their custody.
An investigation into the power of money.
The recommendations follow a months-long investigation
The coaches come from major programs including USC, Arizona, Auburn, and Oklahoma State, and the charges claim agents and advisors attempted to bribe recruits.