Year after year beauty pageants are held, and sometimes they happen to go off without a hitch.
Other times, Steve Harvey announces the wrong name and all hell breaks loose. But much to the chagrin of pageant organizers nacked women on bicks fans around the world, the winners cause the controversy.
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Throughout the years beauty queens from Miss Universe, Miss America, Miss USA and other pageants have sadly fallen from grace due to drug scandals, legal snafus, "racy" photos and more. Obviously, each scandal—and there have been plenty —makes headlines, but we're rounding up some of the biggest falls from beauty queen grace:.
Beauty Pageant Scandals. Brandi Weaver-Gates: The former Miss Pennsylvania U. International was stripped of her crown after it was discovered that she had faked a cancer diagnosis in order to raise money for false medical bills and treatments.
Following her arrest, the Miss Pennsylvania U. International organization released a statement to E!
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News stating she would have to return her sash and crown upon her release from being detained. Melissa King: The brunette, who was crowned Miss Delawareresigned after her alleged sex tape surfaced. While she claimed the woman in the video was not her, she handed in her tiara shortly after the scandal.