Jeanine Ferris Pirro is an American television broadcaster, author, politician and former judge in the state of New York. She was born on June 2, 1951. Pirro hosted Justice with Judge Jeanine on the Fox News Channel until 2022, when she switched over to co-host The Five.
She contributed often to NBC News and frequently appeared on The Today Show. She was also Westchester County’s first elected female judge. Pirro was chosen as Westchester County’s first female district attorney.
Pirro achieved notoriety in instances involving abuse of the aged and domestic violence while serving as district attorney. In 2006, Pirro briefly ran for the Republican nomination for the US Senate against Hillary Clinton but withdrew from the race to accept the candidacy for New York Attorney General.
However, she lost the general election to Democrat Andrew Cuomo.
Who Is Jeanine Pirro’s Ex-Husband Albert Pirro?
Albert Pirro was an American businessman. The United States Attorney’s office for the Southern District of New York filed an indictment against Pirro’s husband on one conspiracy count, and four tax evasion counts.
He was also charged with 28 counts of filing a false tax return for concealing more than $1 million in personal income as business expenses between 1988 and 1997.
In November 2000, he was sentenced to 29 months in federal prison. He was pardoned by President Donald Trump on January 20, 2021, shortly before Trump left office.