'Teen Mom' Star Amber Portwood Will Spend Christmas & New Year's Behind Bars

Fri, December 23, 2011 3:12pm EDT by Add first Comment
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Amber Portwood had her court hearing today and the judge ordered her to stay in jail until the next hearing, which won’t be until Jan. 27!

Amber Portwood won’t be spending the holidays with her baby daughter Leah, instead she will be behind bars at Madison County Jail, Indiana for violating the terms her probation.

Amber, 21, appeared before Judge David Happe this morning via video conference from her Madison County jail, where she has been since Dec. 16 as a result of violating her probation.

Amber has failed to submit to drug tests, has not completed her GED (as ordered by the court), and has not undertaken anger management classes OR deposited $10,000 into a college fund for her daughter.

Amber is also accused of committing two new felonies; battery following a vicious fight with a girl at a restaurant and possession of a controlled substance.

Gary Shirley continues to have custody of their daughter while Amber sorts out her life.

Sandra Clark

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