Earlier this year, there were eports that Luann de Lesseps was ditching probation requirements to pursue her own interests.
That was alarming all by itself.
On Thursday morning, a Florida judge ordered that Luann be taken into custody for violating the terms of her probation.
This time, there was more to it than falling behind on some of the paperwork included in the terms of her freedom.
This time, she fell off the wagon -- again -- without setting foot in a rehab facility.
We'd love to crack a "Money Can't Buy You Class" joke here, folks, but this sounds serious.
Luann is in a lot of trouble. See for yourself:
UPDATE: Against all odds, Luann's case took a turn for the better. See the details below:
Luann de Lesseps Season 10 Pic
Luann de Lesseps talks to the camera here during Season 10 of The Real Housewives of New York City.
Luann is still on probation
On Christmas Eve of 2017, she was determined to be drunk and disorderly while trespassing, and allegedly kicked a police officer. She was extremely lucky to get probation.
But it looks like her freedom has been curtailed
On the morning of Thursday, May 23, a judge ordered that Luann de Lesseps return to custody.
Apparently, she screwed up
The court found that she had allegedly violated the terms of her probation.
Had she just stopped caring?
The judge was of the opinion that Luann was not taking the conditions of her freedom seriously. You see this with probation cases sometimes, where someone slowly slips back into living their old life because the fear of prison becomes a memory.
The court was alarmed by two things
One, she tested positive for alcohol.