Couple Says Wife’s Daughter Should Respect Their Relationship Is More Important Than Her Relationship With Mom

Karen says she and her daughter, Keira, have “butted heads” for years. She claims her daughter has called her “stupid” and “trash” and told her that Karen is not her mother. “You want to know who’s the problem? My daughter,” Karen says. “When she grew up, she just turned into a monster.” Karen’s husband, James, says Keira has threatened to have him arrested and lied about him to the police. “Keira, she has turned against me because I do stand up to her,” James says. “Keira needs to understand order … She has the false belief that a daughter-mother relationship is more important than a spousal relationship.” Watch what happens when Keira sees her mother in person for the first time in over a year, and sees her stepfather, James, for the first time in two-and-a-half years in the video above. On Monday’s episode of Dr. Phil, "'Mom, Divorce Your Husband Now!'" hear about a fight where Keira claims James punched her in the stomach, and the time he called her a racial slur. Then, on Tuesday, "Will Karen Choose Her Husband or Her Daughter?" Dr. Phil and James have a heated debate. Can Dr. Phil broker a peace? Check local listings to see where you can tune in. WATCH: Woman Claims Her Mom’s Husband Is ‘Racist’ And Has Called Her The N-Word TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: A family/relationship divided?

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