Juan Rodriguez, 39, has been charged with manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide after reportedly forgetting his 1-year-old twins, Luna and Phoenix, in the back seat of his car in the parking lot of the VA hospital where he works on July 26, 2019.

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“I can’t understand how that’s justice, at all, because we are living every day without our children, and that is devastating enough,” says Rodriguez’s wife, Marissa.

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Continuing, she says, “We are both living in our own personal hell.”

In a Dr. Phil exclusive airing Thursday, Marissa says, while there are times that she is angry with her husband for what happened, she knows it was an accident. She says she cannot imagine not having him by her side to help her and their surviving children grieve the loss of the twins.


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