For obvious reasons, this family has tried to remain a bit unobtrusive this summer … but it is not every day that your little sister turns 20 years old.
Isbaella & # 39; Bella & # 39; Rose Gianulli, the oldest daughter of TV actress Lori Loughlin, went on social media to wish her younger sister Olivia Jade a happy 20th birthday on Saturday.
The young women are at the center of the college admission scandal involving both their famous mother and father, who are accused of having claimed more than $ 500k to fraudulently secure them at the University of Southern California.
Birthday Wishes: Bella Gianulli, the oldest daughter of TV actress Lori Loughlin, went to social media to wish her younger sister Olivia Jade a happy 20th birthday on Saturday; seen here in February
Bella shared a throwback post of herself and her sister as toddlers on her Instagram account and tagged the birthday girl.
& # 39; Happy birthday, girl, I love you & # 39 ;, wrote Bella, 21, the post, which also included a video of Olivia Jade who rocked and listened a lot to heavy metal.
Although Bella has remained relatively active on the social media platform, Sister Olivia Jade has almost stopped posting, with her last update two months ago for the 55th birthday of their mother Lori.
Bella also celebrated a recent birthday, her 21st on September 17, which was only a matter of days after actress Felicity Huffman, also involved in the national scandal, was sentenced to 14 days behind bars.
Better times: while Bella has remained relatively active on social media, Sister Olivia Jade has virtually stopped posting, with her last update two months ago for their mother's birthday; seen here in 2017
Birthday girl: Olivia Jade, who turned 20 on Saturday, appeared on this Instagram post in February
While Huffman pleaded guilty for her role in the scam after they bribed $ 15k, Lori and her husband Mossimo Giannulli did not plead guilty and are waiting for a trial where they can get a much, much longer prison sentence.
A source recently told People Magazine that Loughlin is trying to & # 39; process & # 39; what Huffman's sentence means for her, her husband and their family.
Another involved parent was recently convicted in the scandal and was sentenced to four months in prison for paying $ 250k for his son posing as a water polo player to enter USC.
Fifteen parents have admitted to conspiracy in the college cam, while 19 parents, including Loughlin and Giannulli, plead not guilty, according to Los Angeles Times.
Good wishes: Bella shared a throwback post of herself and her sister as toddlers on her Instagram account, tagging the birthday girl
Rocking out: the post also contained a video by Olivia Jade who rocked and listened a lot to heavy metal
Loughlin and Giannulli plead not guilty in April, after rejecting a plea deal that included imprisonment, and were then beaten with additional charges of money laundering and conspiracy.
& # 39; If [Loughlin] is found guilty, she goes to jail; that is clear & # 39 ;, a source told People. & # 39; And if another deal is offered to her, which I think will not be, she will go to jail. Her only chance of avoiding prison is to beat these charges. & # 39;
Loughlin faces a maximum of 40 years in prison if he is convicted, but legal observers doubt that a judge would impose such a heavy sentence.
Her next legal action, a status conference, is scheduled for October 2.
Controversial: Loughlin and Giannulli do not plead guilty in April, after rejecting a plea deal with imprisonment, and were then beaten with additional costs
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