On Wednesday, Dec. 1, the decide dominated that the prosecution can admit his previous molestation case as proof in his youngster pornography trial, in keeping with paperwork obtained by E! Information. A day earlier, the decide had learn an inventory of people that would doubtlessly be known as to testify. In keeping with Nexstar Media Wire, it included his sister, Jill Duggar Dillard—who, in a 2015 Fox Information interview, revealed herself to be considered one of his molestation victims—brother Jedidiah Duggar, and household buddies Jim Holt and Bobye Holt. Jim Bob Duggar was not on the checklist.
For a latest evidentiary listening to, the Duggar household patriarch was subpoenaed by the prosecution to talk about the 2006 police report about Josh. When requested about it, Jim Bob Duggar mentioned, “I can not keep in mind” and known as it “tabloid info.” He later mentioned that Josh did converse to him and Michelle in 2002 about “inappropriate touching” of a minor and that his son additionally “confessed every part to Arkansas State Police,” People reported.
“We tried to deal with issues in home,” Jim Bob continued, in keeping with the journal. “It was a really troublesome time in our household’s life.”