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Dr. Phil continues unraveling a family drama full of serious accusations and adamant denials. Chris and Mandi say their 17-year-old daughter, Lynn, has told a shocking lie that Chris molested and raped her three times -- twice at 9 and again at 12 -- allegations that Chris adamantly denies. When Dr. Phil presses for answers, will he get to the truth? Chris and Lynn agree to take a polygraph test -- what will the results reveal? And, someone makes a shocking confession. Don’t miss the dramatic conclusion! Plus, learn about the FBI’s Child ID app that could save your child’s life.

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Replied By: ripper6971 on May 25, 2014, 10:53PM
There were no excuses for either one of these two.  If touching that child made her that crazy then why didn't she go to someone with the truth, not a bunch of lies that destroyed everyone. I have seen this with friends when a child gets caught doing something wrong, they just make up a story about the parent being abusive. The daughter was abused--they spanked her.  She was never punished, it ruined the parents life and the child danced around the parents and said that she was going to do anything she wanted to do and if they tried to stop her she would tell worse lies the next time.  The girl has a history of lieing and the father should be punished but so should she.  Let the punishment fit the crime.  I didn't see an innocent victim there. I saw a man that should have been kicked out of the house and a mother who should have gotten in trouble and a daughter that should have been put in a foster home.
Replied By: katnet100 on May 13, 2014, 8:17PM - In reply to namesalltaken
The daughter may have lied about being raped, but the parents sure didn't say a thing about her being molested...that mother didn't even seem to care.  I wonder if she already knew about it?   I would have kicked that guy out for giving my daughter drugs!! How could she let some man do that??  All I can say is wow!!!
Replied By: namesalltaken on May 12, 2014, 8:47PM
I am a long term Dr. Phil fan. I have never commented.  I was really disappointed in the outcome of this show and a lot of reader's comments.  Were we watching he same show?  This girl embellished, not complete lies. She admitted he didn't rape her but he did touch her inappropriately.  I feel the molestation was just blown off by Dr. Phil and this girl was called a liar.  And this man showed so many classic symptoms of lying during the show.  Yes this girl needs help for embellishing. But I truly hope the police follow up on the molestation. And this mom should have really been blasted for keeping this man in her home.  The daughter is correct, the mom chose her husband over her daughter.
Replied By: lorain1964 on May 11, 2014, 8:41PM - In reply to keithster
Ive read all your cooments and agree with you 100%.  Your a decent person. Smart too.
Replied By: lorain1964 on May 11, 2014, 8:26PM
Dont like the smug look on the mother.   these are the types of mothers that stand by there man cause they cannot live without one.  I applaud the daughter for taking the test and admitting the truth to dr phil.   all the best to her! 
Replied By: upsydasy on May 7, 2014, 10:06AM
I hope that Lynn sees today's interview with Michelle Night and gains insight and insperation from her story.
Replied By: keithster on May 6, 2014, 6:00PM - In reply to hockeypix4u
 Then I respectfully disagree with you. It was not right for him to at least discuss it with his wife beforehand.

I had my day too because I was young once and I grew up in the 70's and 80's so been there ,done that and I can tell you that it is always better to push a kid toward being high on life rather than drugs. What he did or didn't do when he was young is beside the point. What she chose to do on her on with someone else without her parents knowing it is beside the point. The point is that she was a kid ,he is an adult and he didn't even respect his wife enough to ask her first before he did it which in my opinion is very strange. If I were her real father and I found out that her step father did such a thing ,especially without my ex knowing about it ,he would have a real problem on his hands.

 Not trying to be a tough guy ,I'm just saying.

 I understand that you feel that someone who would scream rape when it isn't true is insulting to people who have actually suffered it and I dont defend her in that.
Replied By: hockeypix4u on May 6, 2014, 7:36AM - In reply to keithster
I would be the last person to defend a pedophile. My observations are based on the fact revealed in the show that Chris never molested Lynn or raped her. She is a liar so why would you believe her? Yes he smoked pot with her but if you grew up in the '60s or '70s it would be rare if you had not smoked pot at some point. My parents allowed me to drink at home where it was safe and in their presence so I never felt the need to go out and ride around with my buddies on a Friday night and drink. I think Lynn was already into drugs so I don't see a problem with what Chris did.
Replied By: keithster on May 5, 2014, 6:39PM - In reply to hockeypix4u
 I'm sorry you were raped. I was only defending this gal because something other than the OBVIOUS ,some of which this idiot fully admitted to must have happened to this girl for her to make such an accusation. Its been my observation that most children who are raised in loving and responsibly managed households do not do such things. Some do but most dont.

 Just on the things this guy admitted alone is enough for me to believe that he and his wife are bad parents and this time it came back to haunt them. I'm not ,I repeat NOT defending what she did. It was wrong but he had something comming as a result of his bad parenting. It could have been much worse. I'm glad it wasn't. I'm a defender of women and children ,especially ones who have been raped or mistreated like you were. You've got me wrong and I'm telling you I've seen guys like this before and he's a weirdo. I wouldn't dream of turning on a kid to drugs period ,much less one that wasn't my own flesh and blood without discussing it with her own mom first. Thats weird and wrong and you know it.

 No ,I'm not perfect. No ,I'm not a perfect parent. Were not talking about perfection. Were talking about decency.

 One doesn't have to be a "perfect" parent to be a decent one.
Replied By: upsydasy on May 5, 2014, 7:55AM - In reply to zzkittyzz
Like I said, this will all make sense someday.  Good luck.
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