Teresa and Joe Giudice of “Real Housewives of New Jersey” fame have reportedly pleaded guilty in their ongoing fraud case.
TMZ reports that Teresa copped to four counts, including conspiracy to commit wire fraud, while Joe allegedly pleaded guilty on five of the charges.
With a sentencing date set for July 8, the “RHONJ” star’s husband faces up to 46 months in prison, while she herself could receive a sentence of 21 to 27 months, according to E! News.
"Today I took responsibility for a series of mistakes I made several years ago," she said in a statement (via "People"). "I am heartbroken that this is affecting my family. Especially my four daughters, who mean more to me than anything in the world."
The Guidices, who are the parents of four children, were originally indicted on more than 40 criminal counts of fraud last year, and they originally pleaded not guilty.
Filming on the Bravo reality hit continued after the indictment, with Giudice as part of the cast.
Along with Melissa Gorga, Dina Manzo will return to the show fulltime for season six after departing the show after the second season. A return date for the show has not yet been set.
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