Now that they’ve had a while to mirror, Olivia Jade Gianulli and her sister, Bella Giannulli, are defending their mom, Lori Loughlin, who pleaded responsible for her position within the college admissions scandal and served time in person.

On Monday’s episode of Olivia’s podcast, Conversations With Olivia Jade, she sat down with Bella, 23, and mirrored on how the “thingy thing with our family” affected their psychological well being. The siblings additionally spoke out about what they believed have been unfair statements made about their mom.

“We both have a really clear perspective … we can just say we’re in the wrong,” Olivia, 22, mentioned. “I don’t want that generic kind of topic to be twisted that I’m sitting here asking about mental health and what we went through the last few years and people saying, ‘Are they seriously complaining about this?'”

“It’s not complaining,” Bella chimed in. “You have to take what you’ve been through and learn from that. That’s what talking about it and working through it does.”

LORI LOUGHLIN RETURNING TO ‘WHEN CALLS THE HEART’ ROLE AFTER FIRING OVER THE COLLEGE ADMISSIONS SCANDAL

The YouTuber requested Bella what she was feeling as many of the media protection was centered on Loughlin, their dad Mossimo, and Olivia. 

Olivia Jade Gianulli (L) and her sister Bella (R) appeared on a podcast together and spoke about the college admissions scandal.

Olivia Jade Gianulli (L) and her sister Bella (R) appeared on a podcast collectively and spoke in regards to the college admissions scandal.
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“I think just the hardest part of this entire thing was watching how horrible, or reading or seeing, how horrible the media was to both you and mom. And actually knowing you guys and knowing mom has the biggest heart,” Bella defined. She then informed a narrative about how her appearing coach allegedly mentioned Loughlin, 57, was the nicest person on the “Full House” set. 

“I don’t think one person who’s ever worked with mom can say something bad about her because she’s genuinely the nicest person alive,” Bella reasoned. 

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Olivia echoed her sister’s sentiment. “I think that was hard for me too. I’m not trying to justify or excuse behavior or throw a pity party. … I do very heavily relate to those feelings that you were just saying about mom. I think for me, even though I also was getting dragged negatively, it didn’t nearly affect me as much as seeing mom getting … she really took this whole thing on her back solely.”

Actress Lori Loughlin, left, leaves as her husband Mossimo Giannulli, right, trails behind her outside of the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse in Boston on April 3, 2019. 

Actress Lori Loughlin, left, leaves as her husband Mossimo Giannulli, proper, trails behind her outdoors of the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse in Boston on April 3, 2019. 
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The “Dancing With the Stars” contestant added, “There are a lot of people that were in this case and a lot of other parents and I don’t know one other person’s name.”

In August 2020, Loughlin and her designer husband pleaded responsible to paying $500,000 to get her and her sister enrolled on the University of Southern California as recruits on the crew workforce regardless of neither woman ever collaborating within the sport. 

Actress Lori Loughlin, center, poses with daughters Olivia Jade Giannulli, left, and Isabella Rose Giannulli at 2019. Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli were charged along with nearly 50 other people in a scheme in which wealthy parents bribed college coaches and other insiders to get their children into some of the most elite schools in the country, federal prosecutors said.

Actress Lori Loughlin, heart, poses with daughters Olivia Jade Giannulli, left, and Isabella Rose Giannulli at 2019. Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli have been charged together with practically 50 different folks in a scheme during which rich dad and mom bribed college coaches and different insiders to get their kids into a few of the most elite colleges within the nation, federal prosecutors mentioned.
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In December, Loughlin completed serving two months behind bars for her position within the scandal. She agreed to serve two months and pay a $150,000 positive together with two years of supervised launch and 100 hours of group service. 

Giannulli, in the meantime, was ordered to pay a $250,000 positive with two years of supervised launch and 250 hours of group service along with a five-month jail sentence. The 58-year-old obtained out of jail in April.