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Ready Or Not, Here They Come! Teresa & Joe Giudice Arrive To Court For Sentencing

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Jan. 28 2015, Updated 2:40 p.m. ET

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Teresa and Joe Giudice were spotted holding hands as they arrived to court today in Newark, NJ for their sentencing.

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On July 29, 2013, the Real Housewives of New Jersey stars were indicted on 39 counts, including tax evasion, mail and wire fraud, bankruptcy fraud and more.

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The couple stood by their innocence until March 4, when they plead guilty to the charges. Joe was also charged with failing to file a tax return from 2004 to 2008.

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Joe faces 47 months in prison, while Teresa could do 27 months. Joe also faces the possibility of being deported to Italy, as he is not an American citizen.

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Reports claim that Teresa asked the judge to give her house arrest or community service, as opposed to jail so that she could care for her four daughters.

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“Teresa tried to keep everything as normal as possible for the family leading up to the sentencing,” a source told RadarOnline.com. “She tried to not cry in front of her four daughters, but she couldn’t help but shed a few tears. It’s not lost on Teresa that Wednesday could have been her final day of freedom for a very long time. And Joe knows the judge is likely to throw the book at him, and sentence him to at least three years in prison, too.”

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