13 TV Stars Who Have Served Time Behind Bars

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Teresa and Joe Giudice

The Real Housewives of New Jersey stars were both convicted of bankruptcy fraud in October 2014. Teresa served 11-months and Joe is currently serving his 41-month sentence.

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Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino

In January 2018, the MTV reality star pleaded guilty to tax fraud and could spend up to 15 years in prison.

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The husband of former Real Housewives of Atlanta star Phaedra Parks was sentenced in 2014 to 8 years in prison for conspiring to commit mail, wire and bank fraud.

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Khloe Kardashian

The now-pregnant reality TV star only served 3 hours out of a 30-day sentence for a DUI arrest in 2008.

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Mark Salling

Puck from Glee pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography in December 2017. He faces up to 7 years in prison and has to register as a sex offender.

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Martha Stewart

The lifestyle mogul and former TV host served 5 months in federal prison in 2004 for insider trading.

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Paris Hilton and Nicole Richie

The former realty TV stars both found themselves in jail for a short period of time. In 2007, Hilton served 5 days out of a 45 day sentence for a DUI arrest. Richie served only 82 minutes in 2007 for a DUI as well.

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Remy Ma

The rapper and Love & Hip Hop star was sentenced to 8 years in prison in 2008. She was found guilty in connection to the shooting of a friend. Ma was convicted of assault, illegal weapon possession and attempted coercion.

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Abby Lee Miller

The Dance Moms choreographer began her 1-year prison sentence in July 2017 after pleading guilty to bankruptcy fraud.

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Blac Chyna

The ex of Rob Kardashian, video vixen, and reality TV personality was briefly in jail in February 2016 for public intoxication.

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Jared Fogle

Mr. Subway himself pleaded guilty to charges of child pornography and to engaging in illicit sexual conduct with underage prostitutes. He was sentenced to 15 years in 2015.

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Tim Allen

The Home Improvement actor spent 2 years and 4 months at the Federal Correctional Institution in Minnesota. He was arrested in 1978 after authorities discovered he had 1 lb. of cocaine on him in the Kalamazoo-Battle Creek International Airport. Allen was paroled in 1981.

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Jumpsuits and bunk beds. These TV celebrities have found themselves on the other side of law and ended up in the clink.

From Bravo-lebrities to a lifestyle guru, click through the gallery above to see which television stars have spent time in prison.

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