For years, they’ve been known as the most daring Southern parent ever on reality TV, but now, Todd and Julie Chrisley are known for something a bit more serious. Indicted in 2019 on 12 counts of bank, tax and wire transfer fraud, Jolie has obstructed justice. Ultimately, at the trial in Atlanta last month, a jury of their fellow couple indicted the charges. Now they are talking about their feelings about the situation.
The Chrisley I know The stars dropped the insight during part of their long podcast, Confessions of Chrisley (Opens in a new tab)After a hiatus of a few weeks. Todd Chrisley – who was accused at trial by a former co-conspirator/business partner of having an affair with him – prefaced their statement that they would not be able to discuss the charges directly. (The two are still planning to appeal the conviction.) However, he did share what they lean toward at this time, saying:
For the most part, Julie Chrisley has allowed her husband of 26 years to address their current predicament. However, she has echoed her gratitude to her fan base and need for prayer. She said:
At trial, the reality TV duo was apparently found to have defrauded banks by inflating their income on loan applications over the years, receiving more than $30 million by some accounts. As a result, they now face up to 30 years in prison, and their family is understood to be dealing with a rather difficult situation. Todd Chrisley said their children, who include a 16-year-old son and a 9-year-old granddaughter who is still in their care at the moment, are doing their best.” Chrisley continued that there are a lot of tears, heartache and confusion from his offspring. , they are “trying to understand where we are now.”
Todd and Julie Chrisley’s daughter Savannah broke her silence about their legal woes last week. She regretted that the justice system had “failed” her parents and that the guilty verdict made her question her faith in God. But she added that she was more optimistic now, saying that “the fighting is not over.”
Likewise, Todd Chrisley’s daughter Lindsey from a previous marriage spoke after the trial that she was “very sad” about the ruling. The once estranged family member, notorious as Dr. Phil for accusing Todd of extortion, took a stand himself to defend her father, but soon left after her testimony was said to incensed the jury.
Interestingly, the patriarch and the mothers of the reality TV family have hinted that they might not Confessions of Chrisley Podcast for longer. Currently, they are being held in a house while out on bail until a court ruling in October, and the restriction of that has led to some reports that the 10th season of their show is being filmed. Chrisley I know It is delayed. And it may be due to how Todd and Julie Chrisley just revealed that their two children, Savannah and Chase, will be taking over the podcast at an unspecified time in the future. The two older kids will obviously be giving updates on their lives after that.
It seems that the couple is already planning a future without them. But who knows, there are still pleas that could change their fate. At the moment, their loyal fans can watch the ninth season of Chrisley I know It premieres on USA Network on June 23 as part of the 2022 TV schedule.