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Former sailing coach expected to face 13-month prison sentence

Vandemoer argues he sought to benefit sailing program; prosecutors emphasize impact on admissions system at large

In advance of his June 12 sentencing hearing, Vandemoer’s own sentencing memorandum makes the case for probation given that he did not personally pocket any money. Despite taking this into account in assessing the moral culpability of Vandemoer’s offense, the prosecutors maintain that prison time is necessary.
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