Prejean: Suit a 'Smear Campaign'

Pageant wants money back for Carrie's breast implants
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 21, 2009 8:08 AM CDT
Miss California Carrie Prejean listens to a question at the Rock Church during services in San Diego Sunday, April, 26, 2009.   (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, File)
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(Newser) – Thanks to the Miss California pageant’s lawsuit to reclaim the cash it spent on her boob job, Carrie Prejean is still talking. Through her lawyer, at least: He tells Radar the lawsuit is just the latest in an “ongoing smear campaign” and that the pageant is inventing “scurrilous accusations,” ending with the inevitable defense that this is an “appalling and pathetic” example of Hollywood trying to “destroy this young woman simply for standing up for her beliefs.”