Parent in college bribery scandal gets 15 months in the prison

A former Staples Inc. executive convicted of trying to bribe his 3 children’s way into elite universities was sentenced to serve 15 months in prison

the longest sentence so far handed down in the sprawling college admissions bribery scandal.

John Wilson, 62, was also ordered to serve two years of supervised release

All told, nearly 60 people were charged in an investigation dubbed by authorities

Wilson was accused  $1 million to buy his twin daughters’ ways into Harvard

Wilson heads a Massachusetts private equity firm, and also previously held top roles at Boston consulting firm Bainv