She has many troubles with her baby's father, Gary.

The problems have led to physical violence in front of her child, Leah, including an incident where Amber beats him so severely, he is left with permanent scars.

Its revival was announced in February 2015, with its fifth season scheduled to premiere on March 23, 2015.

The series follows the lives of Farrah Abraham, Maci Bookout, Catelynn Lowell, and Amber Portwood, who were featured on the first season of 16 and Pregnant; it documents their first years of motherhood and places additional emphasis on strained family and romantic relationships.

In February 2016, Bookout revealed she is expecting her third child, a second son named Maverick Reed, with Taylor Mc Kinney. Described as a smart and funny high school senior, she struggles to go back to her normal life after her emotional decision to place Carly for adoption.

Catelynn is an integral part of the show, letting prospective teen moms know that there are options.

Amber eventually gets arrested for domestic violence against Gary.

As of June 2012, Amber was serving a five-year jail sentence, the result of a December 2011 arrest for possession of drugs and failing to complete a court-ordered rehab program.is an American reality television series that premiered on December 8, 2009 on MTV.Developed as the first spin-off of 16 and Pregnant, it aired four seasons before its initial conclusion on October 9, 2012.This article is about the American reality television series.For teenage pregnancy and motherhood, see Teenage pregnancy.Abraham defended her decision to make and sell her porn video, claiming that she wanted to "celebrate [her] awesome body".