Wal-Mart Heiress Returns College Degree A year after it was revealed that a Wal-Mart heiress paid a roommate to do her college homework, she has given back her degree. The University of Southern California now says the granddaughter of Bud Walton is no longer a graduate of that school. This is the second time heiress Elizabeth Paige Laurie's name has been officially removed: After the homework scandal broke, the University of Missouri changed the name of what was until then the Paige Sports Arena.
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Wal-Mart Heiress Returns College Degree

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A year after it was revealed that a Wal-Mart heiress paid a roommate to do her college homework, she has given back her degree. The University of Southern California now says the granddaughter of Bud Walton is no longer a graduate of that school. This is the second time heiress Elizabeth Paige Laurie's name has been officially removed: After the homework scandal broke, the University of Missouri changed the name of what was until then the Paige Sports Arena.