The central figure in the college bribery scheme started the counseling business in Sacramento


The man at the center of a college admissions bribery scandal now at the center of cameras and questions outside of a Federal Court House.

William Rick Singer pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges including racketeering, money laundering, fraud and obstruction of justice.

Singer started the college counseling business in Sacramento, where he lived for decades before moving to Newport Beach.

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