Brainwashed Brides

August 2, 2005
Dr. Phil goes inside a religious sect where young girls are reportedly forced to marry men three times their age and bear as many children as possible. On the verge of becoming child brides, two teens escaped. Now they turn to Dr. Phil for help leaving their painful past behind.

Is the law looking the other way? Dr. Phil and Jay investigate in Part 2.

Inside a secret, polygamist community.


Starting Over
The teens struggle with guilt, fear of being damned to hell, and they miss their families.

"Why go on? Why live?" Exclusive
After speaking with Dr. Phil and other experts, do the girls think they'll return to the life they knew?

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