Jim Bob designed and helped build the Duggar Compounf in 2006, several years after he found out about Josh Duggar molesting his sisters. Many believe he designed the house with the goal of preventing further abuse.
Statements made by Jim Bob Duggar during an unsuccessful political campaign reveal that the 19 Kids and Counting patriarch regards sex crimes as a very serious matter. In fact, he believes they should be punishable by death.
This document is part of the homeschooling materials provided to the Duggar family by Bill Gothard's IBLP. It indicates that followers Gothard's believe that sexual abuse is sometimes the victim's fault.