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Josh Duggar’s Cousin Amy Posts ‘Justice for the Childrenas Closing Arguments Begin in His Trial

Josh Duggar's Cousin Amy Posts 'Justice for the Children' as Closing Arguments Begin in His Trial

Amy Duggar King is continuing to speak out on social media amid her cousin Josh Duggar‘s child sexual abuse material trial.

Closing arguments began on Wednesday, the seventh day of the trial, and Amy appeared to reference the ongoing case on her Instagram Story.

Stop & PRAY today that there is justice for the CHILDREN,” ela escreveu, repeating a similar sentiment on her Twitter page.

Josh, 33, era preso in April and later se declarou inocente to the charges of receiving and possessing child sexual abuse material.

O 19 Crianças e contando alúmen, que anteriormente enfrentou um escândalo de abuso sexual infantil related to conduct as a teenager, foi acusado de baixando arquivos depicting child sexual abuse on May 14, 15 e 16 do 2019 no computador em seu então local de trabalho, um lote de carros usados ​​em Arkansas.

Amy, 35, anteriormente posted about his case on the first day of the trial last week.

Today is a heavy day,” the niece of Jim Bob e Michelle Duggar escreveu em sua história. “This whole week will be. Next week will be too. Until justice is served.

In another slide, ela adicionou: “Vengeance is mine sayeth the Lord, I will repay thee. Please pray for the victims and for the truth to be revealed. Pray that the judge will give the ultimate sentence.

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Durante o julgamento, both the defense and prosecution have relied on expert witnesses to argue their respective cases to the jury.

The prosecution has tried to prove that Josh is the only one who could have committed the alleged crimes on the computer in question, while the defense has suggested that other people could have been responsible and that the government was not thorough in investigating the case.

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The prosecution rested on Monday and the defense na terça-feira. Jury deliberations may start as early as Wednesday after each side presents their closing arguments.

Several of Josh’s family members have appeared in court, including his wife Anna e irmãos Justin, Jessa e Joy-Anna. Joy-Anna’s husband Austin Forsyth has also attended, as has Josh’s sister Jillmarido do, Derick Dillard.

Na terça-feira, dad Jim Bob gave Josh a warm side-hug in the courtroom gallery’s front row, across the divide separating attendees from the defense and prosecution.

The family patriarch made his first appearance at the trial and told PEOPLE in the courtroom he had been waiting to be cleared to attend after earlier being subpoenaed in a pretrial evidentiary hearing.

Se condenado pelas acusações contra ele, Josh enfrenta 20 anos de prisão e até $250,000 em multas em cada uma das duas contagens para uma frase total possível de 40 anos, de acordo com um comunicado de imprensa dos EUA em abril. Gabinete do Procurador no Distrito Ocidental de Arkansas.

Se você suspeita de abuso infantil, Ligue para a Linha Direta Nacional de Abuso Infantil da Childhelp no número 1-800-4-A-Child ou 1-800-422-4453, ou vá para www.childhelp.org. Todas as ligações são gratuitas e confidenciais. A linha direta está disponível 24/7 em mais de 170 línguas.

Se você ou alguém que você conhece foi vítima de abuso sexual, texto “FORÇA” para a linha de texto da crise em 741-741 conectado a um conselheiro de crise certificado.