'Real Housewives' star Teresa Giudice released from prison

One of New Jersey's "Real Housewives" has been freed after serving nearly a year in prison for bankruptcy fraud.

'Real Housewives' star Teresa Giudice released from prison

'Real Housewives' star Teresa Giudice released from prison (File Photo) (December 23, 2015 1:24 PM)

One of New Jersey's "Real Housewives" has been freed after serving nearly a year in prison for bankruptcy fraud.

A lawyer for Teresa Giudice says she was freed at about 5 a.m. Wednesday from the Danbury Federal Correctional Institution in Connecticut.

She will travel home to Montville, New Jersey, and will be on home confinement until Feb. 5.

Giudice was sent to prison in January....

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