Todd Crisley and wife Julie break silence after conviction

Todd Crisley and his wife Julie Crisley, TV show stars Chrisley knows bestspoke out for the first time since being convicted of tax fraud.

On their podcast Chrisley Confessions The couple have opened up about how their lives have become “a whirlwind” after they were found guilty of bank fraud and tax evasion by an Atlanta federal jury.

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It comes after the couple were accused of creating false paperwork to get $30 million in bank loans and then filing for bankruptcy so they wouldn’t have to pay back the $20 million they owe, according to People.

Todd, fifty-three, and Julie, forty-nine, were the stars behind Chrisley knows best since March 2014. The reality TV couple have three children: Chase, twenty-six, Savannah, twenty-four, and Grayson, sixteen. Todd also has two children with his first wife Teresa Terry. His other two children are Lindsey, 32, and Kyle, 30.

The TV show features Todd, Julie and their children, who seem live the perfect southern life while their parents make money from real estate. However, even though their lifestyle seems quite luxurious, there are certainly some gaps behind closed doors.

And the show didn’t lie… Because the couple faced thirty years in prison after a jury found them guilty of all counts of banking and tax fraud.

Todd and Julie were convicted of conspiracy to commit bank fraud, tax fraud, and conspiracy to defraud the United States. Julie was also convicted of wire fraud.

Their attorney, Bill Morris, said an “appeal” was pending.

Their lawyer testified People: Both Chrisleys are devastated and disappointed by the verdict and will be appealing. Julie and Todd are very grateful for the love and support shown by their family, friends and fans. They both remain strong in their faith and will continue to “fight” until they are justified. They have their own priorities and are currently focused on the well-being of their children and Todd’s mother, Elizabeth Faye Chrisley.”

The reality TV stars reportedly received their $30 million just 2 years before their show aired in 2014.

In 2019, the couple were accused of tax evasion, but they were acquitted at a hearing in Georgia. However, they were not acquitted for federal tax evasion, and investigations into the allegations were still pending.

Many people had different opinions about this…

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One person took to Twitter to to tell: “Todd and Julie Chrisley were found guilty on federal charges. There was very little evidence that Todd Chrisley could have hidden in the closet.”

Other wrote: “So Julie and Todd Chrisley will also be criminals. Look, even though it’s great TV, if you don’t pay taxes or hide your money, don’t go on a reality show! Period! The background check you do before you go on TV will backfire on you sooner or later.”

But some thought otherwise

“Please take heart. There is a blessing on your way. People always try to kick people when they think you’re depressed. But, Todd Crisley, you’ve inspired a lot of people. Keep your head up and I’m praying for you and Julie” – one user. wrotewith Todd Chrisley answering “You are very kind, thank you very much.”

Now the couple has broken their silence after being convicted of tax fraud…

In a shocking turn of events, on the June 16 episode of their Chrisley Confessions podcast, couple said“We really wanted to come in today and let everyone know that this is a very sad, heartbreaking time for our family.”

They even said that they believe and “believe that God will do what he does best”…

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Opening the famous duet, he said that “God is a miracle worker” and “this is what we hold on to,” even adding that they are still steadfast in their faith.

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“I know all of you guys want to know every detail of what’s going on in our lives and I have to ask you to respect that we’re not allowed to talk about it at this time,” Todd said.

Since then, fans have shown their support, as has Todd. disclosed The couple have been receiving “tens of thousands of messages every day” since the June 9 sentencing…

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According to E! Newspeople “sent mail and gifts”, including home deliveries.

It doesn’t stop there as the couple stated that the love of the fans is helping them weather the storm…

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“This love that has spread across the country for our family is what really helps us get up every day,” the couple said. “Now is a difficult time.”

Todd said they were “grateful”…

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Instead of food and gifts, Todd told fans to offer prayers instead and said, “Prayer is the greatest gift you can give anyone.”

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