Lori Loughlin‘s daughters, Olivia Giannulli and Isabella Giannulli, have broken their silence on Instagram to talk about their mother.

Loughlin and her daughters have been the subject in media for some time after federal authorities alleged that Loughlin and her husband, Mossimo Giannulli, paid $500,000 in bribes to have Olivia and Isabella accepted to the University of Southern California as crew recruits, despite neither having ever rowed.

The couple pleaded not guilty.

Ever since the scandal came to light, neither of Loughlin’s daughters have posted anything publicly online. Their silence ended when they both wished their mother a happy 55th birthday on Monday.

Isabella posted an image of herself and Loughlin in a black and white photo with the caption, “happy birthday mama. I love you.”

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happy birthday mama. I love you ❤️

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Olivia also posted an image of herself when she was a baby with Loughlin writing, “one day late. happy birthday. i love you so much.”

Despite the controversy, Loughlin continued to sign autographs and posed for photos with fans outside her Back Bay hotel when she came to Boston in April to appear in US District Court, according to Boston Globe.

Olivia and Isabella are very active online, especially Olivia who is considered a social media influencer and YouTuber.

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