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Joshua Duggar

Josh Duggar's Younger Brothers Speak Out: 'I Don't Want to Be like Him Anymore'

Originally posted 12/11/2015 01:15PM

A controversial year has changed the Duggars' family dynamic.

In a moving exclusive clip from the new special Jill & Jessa: Counting On, John-David and Joseph Duggar break their silence about older brother Josh and the havoc his August cheating scandal wreaked on their family.

"After everything started to settle down from the first release of stuff in the news about Josh, we got word of a second thing that we had no clue about," John-David, 25, says during a tense interview, seeming to address Josh's revelation of inappropriate conduct involving five underage girls being made public this past May.

Adds John-David, "That was a little more of a shock probably than the first stuff coming out."

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'This Can't Be True': Anna Duggar Gets Emotional Talking About Josh's Sex Scandal in Jill & Jessa: Counting On

Originally posted 12/09/2015 12:10PM

Anna Duggar was in disbelief when she learned of husband Josh Duggar's infidelity and pornography addiction.

In a sneak peek at the upcoming TLC special Jill & Jessa: Counting On, Anna gets emotional as she recalls the moments she first heard the news of her husband's secret life.

"I was just like, 'I'm gonna wake up and everything's gonna be okay. And this really, this can't be true,' " says the 27-year-old mother of four.

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Jessa (Duggar) Seewald Shares Sweet Photo of Baby Niece Meredith Grace

Originally posted 11/24/2015 03:10PM

Meredith Grace Duggar is ready for her closeup.

Jessa (Duggar) Seewald took to Facebook Tuesday to share a photo of her baby niece, who was born in July to Seewald's brother Josh Duggar and his wife Anna.

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Credit: Courtesy The Duggar Family
Jim Bob Duggar Gives Advice to Fathers: Remove 'Sensual' Materials from the Home

Jim Bob Duggar Gives Advice to Fathers: Remove 'Sensual' Materials from the Home

Originally posted 11/21/2015 02:40PM

In an open letter published on the Duggar family's website, Jim Bob Duggar gives advice to fathers about being the "spiritual leader" of their homes.

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Anna Duggar Speaks Out for the First Time About Josh's Sex Scandal in New Promo for TLC's Jill and Jessa: Counting On

Originally posted 11/20/2015 12:00PM

It's a time of new beginnings for Duggar sisters Jill and Jessa – and a time of recovery for their sister-in-law Anna.

In a newly released promo for the upcoming, three-part TLC special Jill & Jessa: Counting On, Jill Dillard, Jessa Seewald and Anna Duggar reflect back on the second scandal that rocked their family earlier this year, when Anna's husband Josh Duggar admitted to infidelity and pornography addiction.

"I cried a lot of tears," Jill, 24, says grasping a tissue in the promo. Adds Jessa, 23: "Somebody who you love, how could this happen?"

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Porn Star Sues Josh Duggar for Assault and Battery After Alleged Sexual Encounter

Porn Star Sues Josh Duggar for Assault and Battery After Alleged Sexual Encounter

Originally posted 11/18/2015 02:00PM

Josh Duggar has been implicated in another sex scandal.

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Jessa (Duggar) Seewald Doesn't Google Herself: 'We Know Who We Are and Find Joy and Satisfaction in God'

Originally posted 11/11/2015 11:00AM

Jessa Duggar Seewald is opening up about her firstborn – and why she was rushed to the ER following a dramatic two-day labor. Subscribe now for this Duggar baby exclusive, only in PEOPLE!

Jessa (Duggar) Seewald and her husband Ben recently shared the happiest moment of their year when their son was born last Thursday. Though 2015 had some undeniable low points for the famous megafamily, the overjoyed new parents are firmly focused on the future.

"Despite the difficult times my family faced over the last few months, I can't tell you how excited I am to be a first-time mom," Jessa tells PEOPLE in this week's issue. "Ben and I can't stop smiling," she adds.

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Jessa (Duggar) Seewald Eats a Whole Pineapple to Try to Induce Labor Ahead of Her Due Date

Originally posted 10/31/2015 11:10AM

Jessa (Duggar) Seewald is one day away from the birth of her first child, and she learned Thursday – after eating an entire pineapple – that the fruit does not actually induce labor.

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Credit: Courtesy Jessa Seewald
Duggars Stick Together: Josh's Son Michael Holds Baby Israel in Sweet Photo

Duggars Stick Together: Josh's Son Michael Holds Baby Israel in Sweet Photo

Originally posted 10/15/2015 10:00AM

As Josh Duggar seeks treatment for his infidelity and porn scandal, his son is spending time with the disgraced reality star's family.

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Law & Order: SVU Will Air a Duggars-Inspired Episode

Originally posted 10/12/2015 03:15PM

The Duggar family has been beset by newsmaking scandals for most of 2015, so it's little surprise they've inspired a storyline on Law & Order: SVU.

PEOPLE has confirmed that the NBC procedural, long known for ripping its plots straight from the headlines, is airing an episode featuring a large family that must confront a "web of secrets."

"Patrimonial Burden," a fictional riff on the Duggars' recent travails, follows conservative reality TV parents whose attempt to raise their 10 children in a "virtuous" lifestyle is challenged when the pregnancy of their 13-year-old daughter exposes them to the scrutiny of the show's police unit.

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