Dad, Jim Bob Duggar, and his longtime wife, Michelle Duggar, are members of an ultra-religious and politically conservative community that values modesty, obeying the patriarch as head of a family, and above all else, having lots and lots of children.The family has been widely questioned in the media for their anti-gay, conservative "values voter" views. 5-37 27 Nov 11 World Tour: Duggars Last Stop (60 min) Season 6 138.
In season two it changed to "18 Kids and Counting" and then in the fourth season it became "19 Kids and Counting".
Then on June 15, 2011 Michael James Duggar was born, bringing the total child count to 20!
was able to access a hidden police report from 2006 via a Freedom of Information Act request that detailed the incidents, including police interviews with the two parents, but not with Josh himself.
The abuses would likely never have come to light if, according to interviews, a family friend who was in the know hadn't written notes about Josh's actions, stashed them in a book, and then forgetfully lent the book to a friend who discovered the letter and notified police in 2006 (you can't make this stuff up).
The police report says Josh's mom, Michelle, said it wasn't really a treatment center ...