Beauty Queen Bungles!

Rima Fakih isn't the first pageant winner to fall from grace

 photo | Carrie Prejean

Credit: Denise Truscello/WireImage

Updated: Wednesday Dec 07, 2011 | 05:00 PM EST By: Carlos Greer, Kristen Mascia, Aili Nahas, Kevin O'Donnell, Simon Perry, Steve Helling and Kay West


Miss USA runner-up, 2009
Prejean, 24, didn't wait until the 2009 pageant was over to stir controversy, telling judges she believed marriage should be reserved for straight couples – to public outcry. But it wasn't until a partially nude photo and a sex tape surfaced that Miss USA owner Donald Trump relieved Prejean of her duties as Miss California USA in June 2009, citing "breach of contract."

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