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          Runaway Mom: The Polygraph

          August 20, 2010

          Yesterday Dr. Phil examined the shocking case of Julie Ann Gonzalez, a Texas wife and mother who vanished more than a month ago. Learn what happens when her estranged husband, George, submits to a polygraph exam.


          Looking for Answers

          Julie Ann’s mother, Sandra, and her aunts, Margarita and Dora, believe that George is involved in the young woman’s disappearance. George adamantly denies any involvement.


          “I don’t believe that he is telling the whole story.”


          The Polygraph Exam

          George has always maintained his innocence and agrees to take a lie detector test.


          What do the results reveal?


          Behind Closed Doors

          After receiving the results from his polygraph, George has a private meeting with Dr. Phil and Jack. What does the young man think happened to his estranged wife?


          Watch George’s emotional discussion with his mother, Victoria.


          What’s Next for Julie Ann’s Family?
          Sandra reveals her feelings about her soon-to-be ex-son-in-law and her hopes for her daughter.


          “My faith is strong. I know she’s in God’s hands.”



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          • If you have any information about the disappearance of Julie Ann Gonzalez, please contact the Austin Police Department at (512) 974-5250.

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