Steve says when he decided to end his marriage, his ex-wife, Meloni, made her daughters lie and say Steve abused them. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Betrayed by a loved one?
“Meloni did not want me to leave her and was going to show me what happened when my loyalty was gone to her,” Steve says.
Meloni’s daughters Jessica and Amber claim that Steve sexually abused them for years while they were growing up.
After taking a plea which did not require him to admit wrongdoing, Steve was convicted of sexual abuse and had to register as a sex offender – but he denies the allegations and has always maintained his innocence. WATCH: Woman Who Claims She Was Abused By Stepdad: ‘Steve Would Say ‘Let’s Tingle Each Other’’
“I have never molested anybody. I have the evidence that these women have lied to put me in jail,” Steve says. “Jessica is the only one that’s recanted. I don’t know how Amber could ever sleep at night and still hold to her heart that I had ruined her life, when in fact, it’s the other way around.”
Turning to Dr. Phil for help, Steve continues, “What Amber and her mother have done to me is a crime … They need to tell the truth.”
On Tuesday’s episode of Dr. Phil
, Steve faces off with the women for the first time in 10 years. And, Steve agrees to take a polygraph exam. On Wednesday
, see what his results reveal.Check here
to see where you can watch.TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Is Dr. Phil your only hope?
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