Jim Bob Despatched within the Siblings When Jill and Derick Distance Themselves
Jill recollects her father’s response when she and Derick instructed him to talk to their legal professional after, she writes, Jim Bob refused Jill’s request to see the contract she signed on her marriage ceremony day concerning her compensation (or lack thereof) for her participation in 19 Youngsters and Counting.
With out naming names, Jill describes “a consolidated effort from a number of of my siblings” to motive along with her. “They hit the telephones, sending voicemails and texts all day lengthy, every one pleading with us to get this resolved. When that did not work, a few of my siblings began visiting. They’d wish to spend hours speaking it by, attempting to determine what our drawback was and why we weren’t doing what Pops wished.”
One among her siblings broke ranks, Jill provides, telling her that Jim Bob had warned all of them that “if we do not stand in opposition to you each on this, then we’re standing in opposition to him.”
Jill writes that, as soon as she and Derick questioned why they hadn’t been paid, Jim Bob and Michelle provided their grown children a one-time fee of $80,000 to “begin their lives.”
Ultimately, Jill writes, she and Derick obtained $175,000 for his or her years on TV.