This is Reality: Real housewives go to real prison

'Real Housewives' stars Teresa and Joe Giudice sentenced to serve 15 months and 41 months, respectively, in prison serving concurrent terms Jeffrey S. Freeman, J.D., LL.M When you lie, cheat, and steal you go to jail, even if you are a 'Real Housewives' star. Teresa Giudice and her husband Joe Giudice were sentenced to serve concurrent terms for conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud along with three different types of bankruptcy fraud. Starring in the Real Housewives of New Jersey, the Giudices are captured living in a luxurious home and spending untold amounts of money on lavish vacations and gifts for their four young children. Along with her time in the spotlight from her reality show fame, Teresa Giudice has also written three New York Times bestselling cookbooks and in 2012 competed in "The Celebrity Apprentice" on NBC. When their lives began unraveling before the public eye Teresa stated in a live interview in September 2013 with Bravo's "Watch What Happens Live" host Andy Cohen, 'Why? Why is this happening to me?'. Despite her celebrity status, she is not above the law. Crime pays and the crimes were many. In March 2014, both Teresa and Joe pleaded guilty to [...]