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Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin face key moment in college admissions scandal hearing

A media circus is expected in federal court in Boston on Wednesday when the two most high-profile defendants in the college admissions scandal - Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin - appear in court.

The preliminary hearing in which the actresses will face charges against them for the first time will mark a key moment for the actresses.

They are among dozens of people swept up in the scandal. The scheme centered on William "Rick" Singer, the owner of a for-profit Newport

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