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Duggar-Affiliated Cult Leader Bill Gothard’s Sexual Abuse Victims Speak Out

Both women were former rape victims who came to Gothard for help.

Robyn Pennacchia | February 19, 2016 - 3:00 pm

Duggar Pastor Cops To “Sinful And Ungodly Behavior,” Touching Women’s Feet

Bill Gothard only admits to touching the hair and feet of the young women who worked for him.

Robyn Pennacchia | January 13, 2016 - 12:15 pm

Duggar Homeschooling Leader Accused Of Sexual Abuse By Ten Women

Ten women have come forward to file lawsuits against¬†Bill Gothard, accusing the former leader of the Institute In Basic Life Principles (and friend of the Duggars) of sexual abuse and…

Robyn Pennacchia | January 7, 2016 - 11:00 am

Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Against Duggar Church Dismissed, For Now

The plaintiffs have the option to refile.

Robyn Pennacchia | December 23, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Duggar-Affiliated Homeschool Ministry Sued By Five Women Over Sexual Abuse

Bill Gothard of the Institute for Basic Life Principles has been accused of sexual misconduct by over 30 women.

Robyn Pennacchia | October 23, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Duggar Homeschool Leader Deletes Flood Of Sexual Abuse Allegations From Facebook Post

Bill Gothard is accused of sexually harassing at least 34 women, and molesting at least 4.

Robyn Pennacchia | September 18, 2015 - 6:18 pm