A household divided. In 2014, Chrisley Is aware of Greatest gave followers a glimpse of Todd Chrisley’s one-of-a-kind household. Viewers noticed Todd’s shut bond with all of his youngsters, together with his eldest daughter, Lindsie Chrisley, earlier than issues took a rocky flip.
5 years after the present debuted on USA, Todd and his spouse, Julie Chrisley, have been indicted on tax evasion costs, to which they pleaded not responsible. Days later, Todd issued a press release alleging that Lindsie, who married Will Campbell in 2012, was having extramarital affairs with The Bachelorette’s Robby Hayes and Josh Murray.
“It’s heartbreaking and shameful that these sorts of accusations need to be aired in public. We have now tried to maintain Lindsie’s extramarital relationships with Robby Hayes and Josh Murray non-public for her sake since August of 2016,” Todd mentioned in a press release to E! Information in August 2019. “Sadly, for causes we will solely guess at, she ran to the sheriff’s workplace to accuse her brother [Chase Chrisley] of shopping for a intercourse tape of her and Robby, which was an entire lie, and now she’s telling extra lies about me.”
After the information made headlines, Lindsie claimed that the fact star’s allegations have been a results of her submitting a police report one month prior, through which she accused her father and stepbrother of threatening to extort her with an alleged intercourse tape as a result of they “needed her to lie about an incident.”
Though the podcast host didn’t reference the affair rumors, her lawyer mentioned in a press release on the time that she “has been a relentless goal of lies, harassment and threats from her household.”
Hayes, for his half, clarified that that he “didn’t make a intercourse tape” with Lindsie.
“I’m not sitting there with a digital camera aimed down and attempting to get the angles. We acquired caught on the safety digital camera, principally. It was a pet digital camera in her good friend’s front room, the sofa we crashed on,” the Bachelor in Paradise alum detailed throughout an episode of the “Housewives and Vanderpump” podcast in August 2019.
The estranged father-daughter duo continued to maintain their distance from each other till Lindsie introduced that she and Campbell had referred to as it quits.
“Whereas one door closes, one other opens,” the previous actuality star wrote by way of Instagram in July 2021. “It’s with the deepest disappointment that, after 9 years of marriage, Will and I’ve mutually determined to finish our marriage. We keep the best respect and love for each other, and we’re so grateful for our time collectively. We are going to proceed to stay buddies and be devoted dad and mom to our son whom we each love very a lot.”
That very same week, Todd and his son Chase addressed the scenario on their podcast, “Chrisley Confessions.”
“I’m going to place it in my very own phrases so due to this fact it can’t be twisted or contorted,” the businessman mentioned on the time. “I need to be very clear that it’s a very unhappy day, that that is the information that I went to mattress with final evening and that I prayed about and that I wakened once more with this morning with these press requests.”
Chase added through the episode that he needed to be in his stepsister’s life following their public feud.
“On the finish of the day, it doesn’t matter what occurs … Lindsie’s nonetheless my sister and I really like her, and if she ever wanted me, I’m a cellphone name away,” he famous.
Lindsie, for her half, acknowledged that she had “reached out privately” to her members of the family after listening to about her father’s feedback.
“I really feel sure that our authorized groups shall be in communication with one another over the approaching weeks,” she defined on her podcast “Espresso Convos With Kail Lowry & Lindsie Chrisley” in August 2021. She clarified that though she appreciated “the prolonged olive department,” it felt like “a sample of repeated conduct from 2019.”
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