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Inside The Rise & Fall Of Ruby Franke

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Ruby Franke and her husband Kevin started posting their family online in 2015 under the pseudonym 8 Passengers. Things like birthday parties, grocery hauls, tips on getting toddlers to sleep through the night, and Sunday baking. It was an all-access pass inside their lives, and people loved it.

But over the years, the criticism grew about the way Ruby and Kevin were choosing to discipline their kids. Fast forward to 2024, and Ruby and her business partner Jodie Hildebrandt were both charged with aggravated child abuse against the YouTuber's youngest two children.

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Guest: Paula Barros & Jessica Lowther.

You can listen to Episode 1 of their podcast, The Rise And Fall Of Ruby Franke here.

Stay up to date with the latest updates about the Ruby Franke case with Mamamia's news podcast The Quicky.

Host: Gemma Bath

Executive Producer: Gia Moylan

Audio Producer: Scott Stronach

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