Law School Discussion

Forging Letters of Recommendation a crime?

Re: Forging Letters of Recommendation a crime?
« Reply #10 on: March 27, 2009, 08:09:49 AM »

Re: Forging Letters of Recommendation a crime?
« Reply #11 on: March 27, 2009, 10:50:14 AM »
If dismissed for falsifying Letters of Recommendation, and having accepted finaid -- would criminal action follow?

it is mail fraud if you put the recommendation in the mail, and wire fraud if you transmitted them electronically. The maximum penalty is 20 years in prison.