Depending on the nature of the felony, the length of time since the felony, the occurrence of additional felonies or criminal activity, and other mitigating matters, the courts can and often do limit custody and visitation.
Of course, this is after the family’s first “cabin where they lived for years was seized and burned to the ground for being in the wrong location on public land,” according to the show’s website.
The site also states that the Browns “are so far removed from civilization that they often go six to nine months of the year without seeing an outsider. The Brown family’s personalities and antics are a hoot to watch, and it’s obvious why it pulls in around 4 million viewers every Friday night–not to mention the millions of viewers tuning in for the numerous marathons aired by Discovery.
They’ve developed their own accent and dialect, refer to themselves as a ‘wolf pack,’ and at night, all nine sleep together in a one-room cabin.” So: how accurate is ? From the evidence presented online it appears as though the answer to those questions are “not very” and “yeah, pretty much.” Before I get into sharing that evidence, let me head off some of the inevitable comments by stating that I fully realize reality TV producers have not taken an oath to present only situations and people who are 100% “real.” I further know the main purpose of these shows is to entertain. That being said, it is clearly of interest to a large part of the show’s viewership (and potential viewership) to know just how much of the show is authentic and how much is staged, especially with a concept-driven premise such as this.
(As an exaggerated example, consider that finding out the boats on in 2007.
Buchanan County Sheriff’s deputies then arrested him, the station reports.
The Buchanan County Attorney told KWWL that authorities later found the pickup involved in the crash at a home where Soules was present and that it took hours to get a search warrant to get him out of the residence.
The other driver died at a local hospital, and court documents say alcoholic beverages or containers were at the scene of crash, local station KWWL-TV reports.
The Iowa State Patrol said Soules fled on foot after the wreck, which occurred around PM about 15 miles south of Soules’ farm in Arlington.
It’s now out of print, but it’s available used on Amazon for a steep price — just click the link.
In the book, Billy reveals he was born into a wealthy family in Fort Worth, Texas, but a plane crash killed both of his parents and his sister and left him orphaned at the age of 16.
There are thousands of reasons that compel a person to know whether somebody has been to jail or not.