Josh Duggar asks court for release from jail, claims he isn’t a flight risk in child pornography case: report
Josh Duggar petitioned the court for a release from jail amid a looming trial in his child pornography case.
The “19 Kids and Counting” star, 33, has been charged with possessing child pornography and pleaded not guilty to said allegations in a federal Arkansas court on Friday.
Now, Duggar maintains to the court that he is not a flight risk and should be let out of jail pending trial in order to care for his large family and pregnant wife Anna Duggar, according to a legal filing by the used car salesman, according to TMZ.
The pair are already parents to six children, the oldest of which was born in 2009.
When charges were brought against Duggar, U.S. Chief Magistrate Judge Erin L. Wiedemann said that if the reality star were to be released on bond, he would have to be in a residence…