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13 Biggest 'Teen Mom' scandals, fights and controversies

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Teen Mom scandals

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Teen Mom scandals

Teen Mom has seen more than its fair share of scandals, but these are some of the biggest.

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Farrah Abraham's sex tapes

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Farrah Abraham's sex tapes

After a sex tape that she made with porn star James Deen circulated in 2013, Abraham claimed that the video was leaked. Later, it was revealed she made a seven-figure deal with Vivid Entertainment to release the film. The following year, a sequel was made.

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Jenelle Evans' nude photos

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Jenelle Evans' nude photos

Nude photos of Jenelle Evans were supposedly leaked by her ex-boyfriend, Kieffer Delp. Evans addressed the scandal on Twitter, writing, "I'm so upset and depressed."

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Farrah Abraham waxes daughter

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Farrah Abraham waxes daughter

Farrah Abraham admitted to waxing her 4-year-old daughter's eyebrows and refused to apologize after receiving huge public backlash.

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Amber Portwood goes to jail

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Amber Portwood goes to jail

After violating her probation after a drug arrest, Portwood was given the option of attending rehab or going to prison. After a very brief time in rehab, she surprised many by choosing to go to jail. She was released after 17 months due to good behavior.

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Leah Messer and Jeremy Calvert's cheating issues

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Leah Messer and Jeremy Calvert's cheating issues

Leah Messer's husband Jeremy Calvert was caught sending Brittany Musick sexy photos and texts in November 2014. In January 2015, the "other woman" took to Twitter to tell a follower that she'd be willing to appear on a Teen Mom 2 reunion.

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Leah Messer and Corey Simms' entire relationship

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Leah Messer and Corey Simms' entire relationship

These two have been nothing but drama from the beginning. She got pregnant just one month after they started dating. They got married but filed for divorce only six months later, after both cheated. The two were then involved in a dramatic custody battle.

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Corey Simms' scandalous Skypes

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Corey Simms' scandalous Skypes

Leah Messer's ex, Corey Simms, was put on blast by Nikkole Paulun after the latter posted snapshots of their Skype chats, in which Simms asked her to sleep with him. He later tweeted, "it's hard 2find a trustworthy and honest girl."

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Catelynn Lowell's drug use

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Catelynn Lowell's drug use

In 2013, a photo of Catelynn Lowell smoking out of a bong circulated on the internet. A year later, it was revealed that Lowell and Tyler Baltierra were secretly arrested in 2009 for the controlled substance use of marijuana.

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Maci Bookout's financial problems

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Maci Bookout's financial problems

Maci Bookout was slapped with a tax lien from the IRS for a whopping $78,308.63 in 2014. She's not the only one with financial issues. This year, her ex Ryan Edwards was recently evicted from their Chattanooga, Tennessee, apartment for owing more than $6,000 in rent.

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Katie Yeager cheating scandal

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Katie Yeager cheating scandal

Of all the Teen Mom couples over the years, Katie Yeager and Joey Maes seemed to be relatively stable. But the relationship ended abruptly when she found out that he'd cheated on her with a girl that she knew.

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Adam Lind's driving history

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Adam Lind's driving history

Chelsea Houska's baby daddy made headlines last year when he crashed into a Lincoln Town Car, and his Corvette burst into flames. He was miraculously unhurt, but he was charged with reckless driving and driving with a revoked license, among other charges. He's had plenty of run-ins with the law since. 

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Maci Bookout's second child

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Maci Bookout's second child

Just after Christmas 2014, Bookout announced that she had accidently gotten pregnant for the second time. "We still can't believe it," she told In Touch of her child with boyfriend, Taylor McKinney. "It was a huge shock, but we are very excited." She gave birth in May.

 

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