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Teresa Giudice releases video message to fans after release

Teresa Giudice, 41, pictured with her husband Giuseppe

Teresa Giudice, 41, pictured with her husband Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice, 43, of "The Real Housewives of New Jersey," has been released from prison. Credit: Getty Images

‘NEW JERSEY,’ NEW YEAR Teresa Giudice of Bravo’s “The Real Housewives of New Jersey,” who was released from federal prison Dec. 23 after serving 11 1⁄2 months for bankruptcy fraud, has released a video message to fans.

Posted Dec. 30 on the Bravo website — and apparently since removed, though still available as part of news featurettes on the “Entertainment Tonight” site and elsewhere — the nine-second video shows Giudice, 43, standing between a stairwell and a Christmas tree at her home. “Hi everyone, I’m back!” she says cheerfully. “I just want to wish everyone a Happy New Year. It’s gonna be a great 2016. Love, love, love you all.”

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