A few have asked about the other students, here's another one: New York food and beverage distributor Gregory Abbott, along with his wife Marcia, was among the names reported to be a part of the recent cheating scandal . Gregory’s son, Malcolm Abbott, is getting involved by telling reporters that the whole ordeal has been overblown. Later, Malcolm reemerged from the building, this time with his brother, who had previously made comments to the press, noting that his parents “got roped into [this by] some guy who f***ing cheated them.” New York Post on Tuesday. “They don’t f***ing understand this s***. They’re in their 60s, but they’re also … removed from the real world. They don’t f***ing understand this s***.” The Abbotts appeared in court where their bail was set at $500,000 bond. Pot-smoking son defends parents charged in admissions scandal: 'Everyone has a right to go to college'