Is this bitch for real ....she cannot be that rich and stupid ......well some dyke is going to be having he way with her ,.....the others have ponied up ..she will go down with the rats ......
The charge of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud and honest services mail and wire fraud provides for a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison, three years of supervised release, and a fine of $250,000 or twice the gross gain or loss, whichever is greater. The charge of conspiracy to commit money laundering provides for a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison, three years of supervised release, and a fine of $500,000 or twice the value of the property involved in the money laundering.
Ultimately, if convicted and sentenced to the maximum extent of the law, Loughlin could face up to 40 years in jail. But many experts agree that the chance of sentencing that severe is almost nonexistent.
However, the source tells ET that hearing the total amount of potential jail time she could be facing if convicted left the former When Calls the Heart star in tears.
"When Lori heard the number of years she could spend in prison she broke down crying. The thought of being separated from her loved ones for years brought her to her knees," the source says. "She has watched as the other families cut deals but her husband feels they are not guilty and should plead not guilty."
According to the source, the couple's friends are "incredibly worried" about their decision to plead not guilty.
"[Their friends] have explained to them that they cannot just plead ignorance," the source continues. "In the end, she trusts those who are advising her and somehow believes there is a chance she will go free."
Another source recently told ET that, up until the second superseding indictment, Loughlin didn't believe she would face the possibility of serving time in prison.
"Lori still believed in the end she would just get a slap on the wrist," the source claimed. "At this point she is getting complete clarity and she’s scared and in terrible shape."
"The reality of this situation has finally hit her like a ton of bricks," the source added. "It wasn’t until she was faced with [the] additional [charge] that she saw the true ramifications."
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