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Lynnfield man risks jail to fight college scandal charges

John Wilson is facing new charges in the college scandal. Here he is with his wife, Leslie, leaving the John Joseph Moakley U.S. Courthouse in April. (Spenser R. Hasak)
Two defense lawyers say the Lynnfield father who prosecutors allege bribed a coach to secure a spot for his son at a prestigious university is rolling the dice by pleading not guilty. At stake is upwards of 40 years in jail. Unlike actress Felicity Huffman, star of television’s “Desperate Housewives,” and 21 other parents, coaches,…

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