Josh Duggar drops intervention in sisters' lawsuit | Arkansas Blog

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Josh Duggar drops intervention in sisters' lawsuit

Posted By on Sat, Jun 17, 2017 at 7:04 AM

DROPOUT: Josh Duggar withdraws from sisters' invasion of privacy case over reports about allegations of molestation against him.
  • DROPOUT: Josh Duggar withdraws from sisters' invasion of privacy case over reports about allegations of molestation against him.
Josh Duggar Friday dropped his intervention in a lawsuit filed by his sisters for invasion of privacy over release of reports about a family molestation allegation that led to articles in In Touch magazine.

Duggar made the request in a one-sentence motion that was promptly granted by federal Judge Timothy Brooks. Good move. Duggar's intervention had been widely panned. He was, after all, the person whose actions gave rise to the matter and seemed to be joining an effort to profit from it.

The docket reflects no other developments since the case filing. No trial is yet scheduled.


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