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Outrageous mother-in-law Khalood ignited a firestorm after she appeared on Dr. Phil’s stage, calling her son-in-law, Steve, a “loser,” “dumbass” and even confessing to lacing his hot chocolate with a laxative. Now she’s back with news you won’t believe -- she claims she won the battle with Dr. Phil because her daughter, Fallon, and Steve moved in with her! Find out why, and see how their new family dynamic is working out. Does Khalood still think Steve, a paramedic, is incapable of supporting a family? And why does she want him to apologize? Plus, hear what Steve’s mom has to say about the feud. It’s an update you won’t want to miss!

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When Alexandra from the Dr. Phil Family last sat down with Dr. Phil, she revealed she’s homeless, has lost custody of her three kids, is panhandling for money, and her relationship with her fiancé, Tony, is on the rocks. After the taping, Alexandra allowed the Dr. Phil cameras to get a glimpse of a day in her life. See where she’s living and how she spends her days. Next, find out if Alexandra is truly working to get her life back, on track or if she’s let Tony derail her progress. Dr. Phil drills down to determine why Alexandra settles for men with troubled pasts, and she breaks down in tears while making a surprising admission. And, Alexandra hasn’t seen her children in more than three weeks, and broke a promise she made to her 3-year-old daughter, Leilah. Are drugs to blame? Plus, watch the hostile exchanges between Alexandra and her mom, Erin, and see what’s driving a wedge between mother and daughter now.

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(Original Air Date: 09/30/11) Ryan says he never expected the backlash he received for posting what he thought was a funny home video of his then soon-to-be 4-year-old daughter on YouTube. In the video, the 29-year-old dad teases his little girl by telling her that when girls turn 4, their skin also turns black. In response, his daughter cries repeatedly, "I don't want to turn black!" The video, which quickly went viral, has sparked a national controversy: Is it racism? Watch and vote! After hearing opinions from Dr. Phil and viewers, will the dad continue to defend his video? Then, Leslie says her 14-year-old daughter, Hannah, is out of control and that she lives in fear of the teen’s unpredictable rages. She says Hannah has hit her, kicked her and recently forced Leslie to barricade herself inside her room for protection. She says Hannah has been suspended from school more times than she can count, and the stress from trying to keep her daughter in line is taking a toll on her health. Hannah says her mother is no angel either and has also been abusive with her. What is the underlying issue that is causing this mother/daughter conflict? If you’re a parent battling a rebellious teenager, don’t miss this show!

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More than three years ago, thousands of volunteers combed an Orlando suburb in search of missing 2-year-old Caylee Anthony. But when a chilling discovery in December ended all hope, and behavior seemingly inconsistent with a concerned mother pointed toward the child's mother, Casey Anthony was arrested. This summer, Casey was put on trial for Caylee's murder in a televised courtroom drama that captivated a country -- and ended as sensationally as it began. Citing insufficient evidence, the jury found Casey not guilty of first-degree murder, aggravated manslaughter, and aggravated child abuse, but found her guilty of four counts of providing false information to authorities. By sitting down with Dr. Phil, Casey’s parents, George and Cindy Anthony, broke their silence for the first time following the trial. In the final chapter of this three-part interview, Dr. Phil turns the spotlight to the courtroom and breaks down the process that led to the acquittal that rocked the nation. Will Cindy admit to lying under oath to protect her only daughter? How much did the family know about Casey’s shocking defense strategy? Plus, the one question no one has ever asked. Don’t miss the dramatic conclusion.
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(Original Air Date: 11/17/10) Jessica, a mom of six, sent Dr. Phil a home video so disturbing it brings Robin McGraw and most audience members to tears. In it, she admits to being angry all the time and struggling to discipline her 7-year-old adopted son, Kristoff. As punishment for acting up in school and trying to hide his misconduct card, Jessica screams at the boy, pours hot sauce in his mouth and puts him in an ice cold shower as he shrieks in pain and fear. Several audience members give Jessica a piece of their mind, but she says she's tried other disciplinary methods and nothing has worked -- and she came to Dr. Phil for help. Can this stressed-out mom get the guidance she needs to control her temper and reform her discipline techniques? Can she establish a bond with her son? And, do her actions constitute child abuse? Attorney and child advocate Areva Martin weighs in. It’s an intense Dr. Phil you don’t want to miss!

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After a riveting murder trial that received as much attention in the court of public opinion as in the court of law, George and Cindy Anthony, the parents of Casey Anthony, break their silence for the first time in an exclusive, three-part series with Dr. Phil. From the time their granddaughter, Caylee, was reported missing, to the indictment and imprisonment of their daughter, and throughout the sensational courtroom battle that resulted in a not guilty verdict for Casey, their lives have been subjected to an incredible amount of scrutiny. Now, in this candid interview, Dr. Phil asks the questions you want answered. Will they set the record straight? Do they think their daughter, Casey, was involved in little Caylee’s death? Is there a previously unexpressed explanation? "Everyone has an opinion about George and Cindy," says Dr. Phil. "All I ask is that you hear what they have to say before making your decision on what really happened.” It's a gripping Season 10 premiere you don't want to miss!

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When Alexandra, oldest daughter in the Dr. Phil Family, first appeared on Dr. Phil eight years ago, she was 15 and pregnant. Now 23, she has three children by three different fathers who are being raised by her parents, Erin and Marty, she is unemployed and living with the father of her third child. Her family and Dr. Phil believe she is addicted to prescription pills -- which she vehemently denies. Erin hasn’t seen Alexandra in more than two months. Find out what the grandmother learns that she finds appalling. Then, Alexandra comes face to face with two of the country’s leading spine specialists and hears their candid thoughts about her back injury and pill use. Will she agree with their assessment? And, Dr. Phil doesn’t mince words when he tells Alexandra his agenda and thoughts about her behavior. Plus, Erin and Marty say Alexandra didn’t see her children for 68 days and that they’ve spotted her truck in front of an alleged meth house. Is Alexandra in more danger than anyone could’ve imagined?

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Dr. Phil continues his exclusive interview with George and Cindy Anthony, weeks after their daughter, Casey, was found not guilty in the death of her little girl, Caylee. How much do you really know about the couple who has lived under a microscope for years? "Their story has never really been told, and there's so much more to it than we've heard in the media," says Dr. Phil. In Part 2 of this in-depth interview, where no question is off limits, Dr. Phil continues to take the Anthony's through the timeline of the case and their testimony during the trial. While the couple's recollection of events differ, each parent agrees that Casey created a web of lies. Why does Cindy continue to defend her daughter? Could a medical condition have contributed to their daughter’s actions? Dr. Phil asks the tough questions that America wants answered. And as parents and grandparents, how are they dealing with the loss, heartbreak and broken relationships that have torn their family apart? Don’t miss the riveting two-part premiere of Dr. Phil, and tune in next Monday for an in-depth look at the trial that captivated the nation.

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(Original Air Date: 11/11/10) Dr. Phil investigates a popular new website that dishes the dirt on non-celebrities -- tabloid-style. On TheDirty.com, people can anonymously submit photos and negative comments about anyone in their community, while the creator of the controversial site, Nik, proudly offers up his own opinions about the subjects in the photos. Nik calls his site the first ever civilian paparazzi, where people can be held accountable for their actions. Nik and his attorney say there’s nothing illegal about the website, and people need to be more careful about what photos they post online. And, Bruna says she’s an aspiring model whose pictures ended up on the website three years ago, accompanied by horrible comments and slanderous accusations. She says the insulting posts have affected her self-confidence and made her withdraw socially and second-guess her friendships. Should controversial websites like this be shut down? Plus, Nik’s wife, Shayne Lamas, often the subject of tabloid fodder herself, offers her opinion. And, Nik’s attorney gives his tips that everyone should know before posting on the Internet. Are you setting yourself up for ridicule? Don’t miss this heated debate!

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(Original Air Date: 01/14/11) Is reality television glorifying teen pregnancy? Dr. Phil takes a closer look at the media’s portrayal of young motherhood, and asks -- is it accurate to real life? What message -- if any -- is it sending to teens? Jeanie and Charles say their 16-year-old daughter, Emily's, pregnancy has created havoc at home with the family in constant conflict over what is best for Emily and her unborn child. Emily strongly believes she is ready to be a mom, but a pop quiz on the costs of a baby, and a visit from four teen moms, give this teen a reality check she didn’t expect. Will Emily have a change of heart? Plus, hear what Dr. Phil thinks is best -- and who he says no one is talking about at all.

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