Following the Real Housewives of New Jersey
star’s husband, Joe Giudice
, being ordered to serve 41 months in jail
and pay $414,000 in restitutions, it was Teresa's turn to face U.S. District Court Judge Esther Salas in a Newark, N.J., courtroom. And like her husband, she was also sentenced to jail time, she will serve 15 months in prison.
The reality star will be allowed to spend the holidays with her family and must turn herself in by Jan. 5. After she completes her sentence, Joe will serve his as the judge has agreed to stagger the sentences so that their four daughters will not be parentless.