In addition… he claims to have maintained an open dialogue with the US prosecutor’s office in connection with this investigation. And, understand this … Duggar maintains that he is not a flight risk because he “has a widely recognizable face and has spent the majority of his life in the public spotlight – raising concerns that he is a risk of flight all the more unjustified. . “Duggar’s lawyers, Travis story and Justin Gelfand, note that he and his family were on a hit reality TV show.
And, in trying to bring the point home… Duggar points out the federal government allowing him to surrender himself voluntarily… and says he complied as directed.
As we have reported… Duggar was in charge of receiving and possessing child pornography. If convicted, he faces up to 20 years in prison and fines of up to $ 250,000 on each count. He pleaded not guilty.