After being sentenced to serve time in jail for allegedly committing fraud, Julie Chrisley is grateful she will lean on husband Todd Chrisley for assist.
“I’m grateful that our relationship has grown as a substitute of falling aside,” the Chrisley Is aware of Finest star, 49, stated throughout a Wednesday, November 23, episode of her “Chrisley Confessions” podcast, which was prerecorded earlier than their sentencing listening to. “When individuals undergo traumatic occasions, a number of occasions they don’t make it. A whole lot of occasions the connection falls aside as a result of all the pieces is disturbing. There’s means added pressures, and other people don’t make it.”
Us Weekly confirmed on Monday, November 21, that Todd, 53, and Julie had each been sentenced to time in jail after they had been discovered responsible of tax fraud. The USA Community patriarch was issued a 12-year sentence, whereas Julie was sentenced to seven years. The couple will each serve 16 months of probation, as properly.
The truth TV couple — who wed in 1996 — had been initially indicted in 2019 on 12 counts of tax evasion, financial institution and wire fraud and conspiracy. Whereas Todd and Julie denied the allegations, a jury discovered them responsible on all counts in Might.
“It’s a tricky time proper now, however we’re grateful for each one in every of you that has taken the hassle,” Todd admitted throughout a earlier episode of the “Chrisley Confessions” podcast after the decision was introduced. “We’re grateful and appreciative of it. … We’re going to proceed to do ‘Chrisley Confessions’ for so long as we get to do it after which Chase and Savannah will take it over. And at that time, they would be the ones that may fill you in on all the pieces that’s occurring in our lives at that time.”
Todd and Julie — who share youngsters Chase, Savannah and Grayson — have remained steadfast of their religion to assist them cope.
“Yesterday was a troublesome day for the Chrisley household,” the duo’s legal professional, Alex Little, stated in an announcement to Us Weekly on Tuesday, November 22. “However Todd and Julie are individuals of religion, and that religion provides them energy as they enchantment their convictions.”
Little additional claimed that the preliminary trial had been “marred by severe and repeated errors, together with the federal government mendacity to jurors about what taxes the couple paid.” He famous: “Primarily based on these points, we’re optimistic in regards to the street forward.”
When Todd and Julie report back to jail, Savannah may have custody of her 16-year-old brother Grayson and 10-year-old niece Chloe. (Todd and Julie had been awarded custody of his son Kyle’s daughter, Chloe, amid private struggles in 2013.)
“I’ll come dwelling with out each of my mother and father. That’s what the probabilities are,” the Rising Up Chrisley alum, 25, stated throughout a Monday episode of her “Unlocked” podcast. “That’s the probability, and that’s my new regular. I come dwelling Tuesday, and I’ve custody of a 16-year-old and a 10-year-old, and we spend our first Thanksgiving not as a household. I’ve by no means been away from my household for the vacations.”
Todd — who shares daughter Lindsay and son Kyle with ex-wife Teresa Terry — and Julie have since been nervous about their new regular.
“I do know in my coronary heart that I’m a Christian. I do know I imagine that God can work miracles however I nonetheless have this concern,” Julie stated on Wednesday’s episode, noting she’s “dwelling by way of a nightmare.”