First, anti-gay marriage comments during the competition drew and, in the eyes of some observers, may have been what cost her that title. She wound up as runner-up to Miss North Carolina. Since then, it was disclosed Prejean, 21, had had breast implants, paid for at least in part by the Miss California pageant itself in the hope, pageant officials explains, of helping Prejean as she competed in Miss USA. Fans are wondering whether Trump will utter the phrase attached to him forever by the show, "The Apprentice": "You're fired!
New Semi-Nude Pics Of Miss Calif. Surface
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Prejean said the photos -- taken when she was 17 and aspiring to be a Victoria's Secret model -- were being used in a "vicious and mean-spirited" effort to silence her for "defending traditional marriage. The year-old Miss USA contestant has been the center of controversy since she declared her opposition to same-sex marriage in a response to a question on the pageant stage last month. Her fate was being discussed in "closed-door meetings" Tuesday among California pageant officials, lawyers and representatives of Donald Trump, who owns the international competition, said Miss California USA spokesman Roger Neal. The spokesman for Miss California USA provided CNN with a copy of the pageant contract Prejean signed last year agreeing that the discovery of semi-nude photos could mean disqualification. One photo published Monday on a Web site -- The Dirty -- showed barely more skin than the bikini Prejean wore in the pageant's swimsuit competition.
Miss California in topless photo scandal
Pageant spokesman Roger Neal said Tuesday that it appears Prejean has run afoul of several sections of the contract that prospective contestants were required to sign. The detailed document prohibits the titular Miss California from making personal appearances, giving interviews or making commercials without permission from pageant officials. In the last 10 days, Prejean has made televised appearances on behalf of the National Organization for Marriage, a group opposed to same-sex marriage. A photo of Prejean wearing only pink panties with her back turned to the camera appeared Monday on the gossip blog theDirty.
Carrie Prejean hit the headlines last month Apr09 when she spoke out against same sex marriage onstage at the Miss USA pageant, but now there's another fuss brewing over a photo leaked online. The picture, which shows a topless Carrie Prejean posing provocatively, appeared on website TheDirty. Prejean has since claimed she was a minor when the shot was taken - therefore preventing legitimate news sites from publishing the candid picture. But U. And shocked officials at the Miss California USA organisation have suggested the candid snap was taken after Prejean underwent a breast augmentation procedure, which they paid for.