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          PLAYING Father Admits To Smoking Marijuana With Teen Son

          Father Admits To Smoking Marijuana With Teen Son


          June 1, 2016

          Stephen says he wants nothing to do with his parents, Steve and Christine.

          In fact, the 20-year-old says he hopes the next time he sees his parents is the last time.

          “I want my parents to be out of my life,” he says. “The next time I see my parents, I hope it’s when one of them is dying and I have to.”

          Amid allegations of verbal and physical abuse – allegations which Steve and Christine both vehemently deny – Stephen also claims he got drunk and high with his dad when he was a teen.

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          “My dad would act like we’re buddy-buddy. ‘Let’s smoke a joint. Let’s drink a beer,’” Stephen claims. “And then my mom would come around and then it was, ‘No can’t do this. You’re [expletive] grounded. And then the next day, ‘Hey wanna smoke a doobie?’”

          While Stephen claims he smoked marijuana with his father “dozens,” if not “at least a hundred” times, Steve says that is absolutely not the case.

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          “I did make a mistake with my son. He likes to smoke marijuana, and maybe I did too. He wanted me to smoke with him,” his father admits, claiming he smoked with his son twice over the years – once while they were camping, and once after they had purchased a new car. “Bad situation, bad choices on my part.”

          Watch the video above as Steve explains why he tried to keep it a secret from his wife – and why Stephen admits using it against his father as “blackmail.”

          This episode of Dr. Phil airs Wednesday.

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