Skip to content
Josh Duggar’s cousin encourages his wife Anna to ‘stand up’ and divorce


Josh Dugarthe cousin of has a message for his wife, Annabefore his conviction in his trial for child pornography.

On May 17, five months after Josh was convicted of receiving and dealing with child pornography, Amy King wrote an open letter to Anna telling her that she “is surrounded by the wrong kind of support”. Sharing a photo of herself hugging the mother-of-seven, Amy wrote on Instagram, “Anna, I feel for you. No woman wants to be you.”

Anna has been married to Josh since 2008 and shares her children—Mackynzie12; Michaelten; Mark8; Meredith6; Mason, 4; and Maryelle2 and Madysonsix months—with the 19 children and counting alum.

“Ever since you were a child you were taught that marriage is forever and you prayed that God would send you a partner,” Amy wrote to Anna. “You built a life and a family with him. You didn’t choose any of that, and neither did your kids.”

Amy went on to clarify that she was not “coming after” Anna but speaking her mind as a “fierce protector”.

“If no one else in your life is saying this, I need you to understand that there’s no shame in divorcing Josh,” she shared. “One day your kids will be old enough to understand what kind of guy their dad really is. You can’t shield them from the truth forever!”



Entertainment Gt

Not all news on the site expresses the point of view of the site, but we transmit this news automatically and translate it through programmatic technology on the site and not from a human editor.