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Amber Portwood

MTV personality of 16 and Pregnant and it's spin-off Teen Mom She grew up in Indiana. She dropped out of high school when she pregnant and had dreams of opening a beauty salon. She was convicted to a 5 year jail sentence for possession of drugs and failing to complete a court-ordered rehab program, but was released 4 years early. Her daughter Leah Leann Shirley was born November 12, 2008 when Amber was 18 years old. Leah's father is Gary Shirley. Her younger sister Candace died when Amber was just 5 years old. In 2015, she became engaged to Matt Baier, who is 19 years her senior. She was a Teen Mom personality like Catelynn Lowell. [+]