Former Beauty Queen Speaks from Jail

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A former beauty queen, accused of faking cancer to get cash, spoke out from jail in Centre County Tuesday.

According to the Centre Daily Times Brandi Weaver-Gates is "sorry" and "asks for forgiveness."

Weaver-Gates was the reigning Miss Pennsylvania U.S. International. She is charged with theft for allegedly duping people into believing she was sick.

Weaver-Gates promises to pay the money back.

She was scheduled to appear in court in Centre County Wednesday, but waived her hearing.


  • POS

    Cancer is not a laughing matter. nor should be a joke. you are ugly inside and out , the only reason you won is because you stated you had cancer you my friend are fugly

  • sickofitall

    How old is this girl, and who are her parents? She had everybody in her life fooled? Somebody must have caught on and leaked out the truth. They did her, and society, a great big favor, so I hope they don’t feel guilty for speaking up.

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