The Duggar Family Welcomes 20th Child — Report
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The Duggar Family Welcomes 20th Child — Report

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The Duggar family is now 20 kids and counting.

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Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar have reportedly welcomed another child into their already sprawling brood, following countless recent scandals.

An Arkansas court granted the reality TV couple permanent guardianship of an 8-year-old grandnephew, whom they’ve been caring for since September, In Touch writes.  

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The boy’s identity has been kept secret because he’s a minor.

But, we do know the sad details that brought the child into the Duggars’ home.

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The parents-of-twenty accepted their new son into their lives after his mom — Michelle’s niece Rachel Hutchins — could no longer take care of him.

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The 23-year-old homeless woman has reportedly suffered “a number of financial setbacks” and had multiple run-ins with law enforcement, including a felony charge.  

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Now the new Duggar’s birth mom has supervised visits with her son, who is apparently flourishing with Jim Bob, 51, and Michelle, 50.

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“Jim Bob and Michelle couldn’t be happier right now,” an insider claims.

“Jim Bob and Michelle have made the child feel right at home. They treat him like their own and he looks up to them as parents.”

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It’s unlikely we’ll ever meet the newest Duggar, as his parents plan to keep him off TV, sources say.

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That’s probably for the best, since 19 kids can fill more than enough screen time for Jill & Jessa: Counting On.

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