It came just a month after Donald Trump, who owns the production company that holds the Miss California pageant, told Prejean she could keep the crown. The dethroned beauty queen was this year crowned runner-up of Miss USA - missing out on the title after answering a question on gay marriage from blogger Perez Hilton. Celebrating the Beauty of California". Both sides said they 'wish each other well in future endeavours,' in a joint statement. Then, the camera angle changed Get Me out of Here! At a legal meeting this week, lawyers for Miss California reportedly played the alleged sex tape to Prejean and her representatives - to illustrate how she had brought the pageant into disrepute. I also knew, or suspected, that I was the frontrunner, and if I gritted my teeth and gave the politically correct answer, I could be Miss USA. During the competition in April, Prejean said: Prejean defended the shots as legitimate modeling,   and Miss USA owner Donald Trump agreed, stating, "We are in the 21st century. Carrie Prejean has reportedly starred in a 'solo sex video' According to beauty pageant contracts, contestants must assure they have not appeared in nude videos or pictures in their past. Carrie was rendered speechless and immediately began talking with her lawyer. That was simply her belief. She has also appeared in Bliss magazine, as a model for E! Prejean's lawyer, Charles LiMandri, has not commented on the tape, but claims to be upset that 'inaccurate and misleading' rumours about the legal settlement had been leaked.