Judge nixes Teresa Giudice's halfway house bid

October 23, 2014 12:48 AM

11 0

A federal judge won't recommend that prison officials allow "Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Teresa Giudice to serve most of her prison sentence in a halfway house.

A lawyer for Giudice had filed a letter with a judge in Newark this week, asking for a recommendation that she serve 12 months in a halfway house. Prosecutors opposed the request, and U.S. District Judge Esther Salas announced Wednesday that she would not make the recommendation.

Also read: Ex-US Rep. Corrine Brown won't get new trial

Read more

To category page