READ: Full indictment in nationwide college admission scheme

Prosecutors: It's 'conspiracy nationwide in scope'

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Andrew Lelling, U.S. Attorney, District of Massachusetts

(CNN) - Prosecutors call it "a conspiracy nationwide in scope." Dozens of parents, sports coaches and college prep executives have been indicted for trying to get students into prestigious colleges.

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