Teresa and Joe Giudice speak about indictment

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Teresa and Joe Giudice Speak to 'Good Morning America' About Indictment

'Good Morning America' sat down with Joe and Teresa Giudice, stars of 'Real Housewives of New Jersey.' The couple is speaking out after being charged with 41 counts of fraud.

'I would love to answer all your questions,' Teresa said, 'and one day I will.'

According to 'Good Morning America,' court documents reveal that the couple allegedly received $5 million in bank loans due to fraudulent and falsified paperwork.

'I can't just be upset and curl up in a ball and just go in the room and lock the door. I can't. I'm a mom, I have four daughters,' Teresa said.

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Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice, 43, left, and his wife, Teresa Giudice, 41, of Montville Township, N.J., walk out of Martin Luther King, Jr. Courthouse after a court appearance, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, in Newark, N.J. The two cast members of "The Real Housewives of New Jersey" pleaded not guilty to charges of bank fraud and loan application fraud. Authorities allege the couple prepared a mortgage loan application stating that Teresa Giudice worked as a real estate agent and made $15,000 a month. In reality, authorities say she was not employed. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Members of the press swarm Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice, 43, center left, and his wife Teresa Giudice, 41, center, of Montville Township, N.J., as they walk out of Martin Luther King, Jr. Courthouse after a court appearance, Tuesday, July 30, 2013, in Newark, N.J. The two stars of the "Real Housewives of New Jersey" are charged in a 39-count indictment with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, bank fraud, making false statements on loan applications and bankruptcy fraud. Joe Giudice also failed to file tax returns for the years 2004 through 2008, when he is alleged to have earned nearly $1 million, the government said. . (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice, 43, left, and his wife, Teresa Giudice, 41, of Montville Township, N.J., walk out of Martin Luther King, Jr. Courthouse after a court appearance, Tuesday, July 30, 2013, in Newark, N.J. The two stars of the "Real Housewives of New Jersey" were indicted Monday on federal fraud charges, accused of exaggerating their income while applying for loans before their TV show debuted in 2009, then hiding their improving fortunes in a bankruptcy filing after their first season aired. They are charged in a 39-count indictment with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, bank fraud, making false statements on loan applications and bankruptcy fraud. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice, 43, of Montville Township, N.J., walks out of Martin Luther King, Jr. Courthouse after a court appearance with his wife, Teresa Giudice, Tuesday, July 30, 2013, in Newark, N.J. The two stars of the "Real Housewives of New Jersey" were indicted Monday on federal fraud charges, accused of exaggerating their income while applying for loans before their TV show debuted in 2009, then hiding their improving fortunes in a bankruptcy filing after their first season aired. They are charged in a 39-count indictment with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, bank fraud, making false statements on loan applications and bankruptcy fraud. Joe Giudice also failed to file tax returns for the years 2004 through 2008, when he is alleged to have earned nearly $1 million, the government said. During that time his income allegedly fluctuated wildly; the indictment states he made $323,481 in 2005 and $26,194 in 2006. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Teresa Giudice, 41, right, and her husband Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice, 43, center, of Montville Township, N.J., walk toward Martin Luther King, Jr. Courthouse before a court appearance, Tuesday, July 30, 2013, in Newark, N.J. The two stars of the "Real Housewives of New Jersey" were indicted Monday on federal fraud charges, accused of exaggerating their income while applying for loans before their TV show debuted in 2009, then hiding their improving fortunes in a bankruptcy filing after their first season aired. They are charged in a 39-count indictment with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, bank fraud, making false statements on loan applications and bankruptcy fraud. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
NEWARK, NJ - NOVEMBER 20: Teresa Giudice and her husband Giuseppe 'Joe' Giudice (L) leave Newark federal court on November 20, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. The two of the stars of the Bravo television show 'The Real Housewives of New Jersey' are appearing in court to face additional charges of bank fraud and loan application fraud in addition to original charges of defrauding lenders, illegally obtaining mortgages and other loans as well as allegedly hiding assets and income during a bankruptcy case. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
NEWARK, NJ - AUGUST 14: Giuseppe 'Joe' Giudice (L) and wife Teresa Giudice leave court after facing charges of defrauding lenders, illegally obtaining mortgages and other loans as well as allegedly hiding assets and income during a bankruptcy case on August 14, 2013 in Newark, United States. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
Teresa and Joe Giudice appear at Pangea Nightclub at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on Saturday, August 11, 2013 in Hollywood, Florida. (Photo by Jeff Daly/Invision/AP)
WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE -- Pictured (l-r): Teresa Giudice and Joe Giudice -- Photo by: Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images
FILE - This Sept. 13, 2009 file photo originally released by Oral-B Pulsonic shows "Real Housewives of New Jersey" stars, Teresa Giudice, left, and her husband Joe Giudice at the Caravan Fashion Show sponsored by Oral-B Pulsonic in New York. Teresa and Giuseppe ?Joe? Giudice were charged in a 39-count indictment handed up Monday, July 29, 2013, in Newark, N.J. The two are accused of submitting fraudulent mortgage and other loan applications from 2001 through 2008, a year before their show debuted on Bravo. Prosecutors say they made false claims about their employment status and salaries. (AP Photo/Oral-B Pulsonic, Gary He)
Teresa Giudice and Joe Giudice of The Real Housewives of New Jersey on Bravo arrive at Kiss & Fly in NYC on March 5, 2011.
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Both Teresa and Joe have pleaded not guilty. Joe said he's staying strong for his family throughout the ordeal: 'If you're weak, you're not gonna make it.'

Legal analyst Nancy Grace went on Wendy Williams' show to talk about the upcoming trial: she thinks they're definitely goin' in the slammer. 'There's no way they can get away from that lavish, lavish lifestyle, I mean $68,000 for a birthday party for their child?'

Joe and Teresa each face 30 years in prison if convicted. Joe, who is not a US citizen, could even be deported back to Italy. The trial begins February 24th.

According to Reality Tea, Bravo's Andy Cohen thinks viewers will see exactly what the family is going through. He says: 'With Teresa, we're shooting 'New Jersey' now and that's very much the reality of what she's going through. It will very much be a part of the show next season.'

So 'Real Housewives of New Jersey' could kind of turn into court TV? We're imagining a lot of drama.
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