After Lori Loughlin, 54, was hit with new conspiracy to commit money laundering and wire fraud charges in the college admissions scandal case on April 9, the Fuller House star, who was already charged with conspiracy to commit mail fraud, and her husband Mossimo Giannulli are prepared to "fight this as hard as possible". News, "She has been in complete denial and thought maybe she could skate by".
"It's just taking some time for it to sink in that what she was allegedly doing could be considered illegal", a source close to Loughlin, 54, told People magazine.
A source recently told PEOPLE Loughlin is reluctant to plead guilty because she's anxious about her daughters.
"I'm thrilled to announce "When Calls the Heart" Season 7 coming next year", she said.
And Loughlin is said to be "very concerned" about how entering a guilty plea in the college admissions scandal she's become ensnared in may affect her daughters' reputations - and her relationship with them.
Three episodes of the show aired before the scandal broke, causing the show to go on a brief hiatus.
Now, Lori and Mossimo are allegedly "blaming each other" for the situation, but the good news is that their daughter Olivia Jade is reportedly no longer pissed at her parents for ruining her career/making her go to college in the first place (there is *ample* evidence that getting a higher education was not on OJ's priorities list). Many of you have wondered what the future holds for our cast and crew, and for the citizens of Hope Valley. Your care and concern means the world to us, and the best way we can thank you is to encourage you the way you encourage us because... Hope always lives here, ' show creator Brian Bird said in an Instagram post. "It wasn't until she was faced with [the] additional [charge] that she saw the true ramifications".
Amy and Gregory Colburn, a California couple accused of committing $25,000 to cheat their son SAT, were indicted about the money laundering and mail fraud conspiracy charges.
Huffman has already agreed to plead guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest service services mail fraud, but Loughlin, who faces the same charges, is said to be apprehensive to follow suit.
Actress Felicity Huffman arrives holding hands with her brother Moore Huffman Jr.
The actress has been accused of paying off university officials to include her children as potential crew team recruits as a way of entering the college. Loughlin and Giannulli rejected the plea deal.
"I am in full acceptance of my guilt and with deep regret and shame over what I have done, I accept full responsibility for my actions and will accept the consequences that stem from those actions", she asserted.