Amber Portwood Battles Gary Shirley To Regain Custody Of Daughter Leah

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Dec. 14 2015, Updated 7:05 p.m. ET

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The new season of Teen Mom is about to return and plenty of drama is brewing with the OG girls.

In a preview for the new season, Amber Portwood battles with her baby daddy Gary Shirley over the custody of their daughter Leah, 7.

Portwood, 25, has been out of prison for a while now and wants to Leah to go back to living with her.

"I've been out for three years and I'm sober," Portwood said. "I want joint custody of my daughter."

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But Shirley, 29, doesn't seem to think that Portwood is prepared for that responsibility.

"Leah needs to be in a stable, steady home," he said.

He also doesn't approve of Portwood's fiancé Matt Baier, 43.

"Her fiancé has 7 kids and she doesn't even know about this," Shirley explained.

Unfortunately Portwood doesn't agree with Shirley's reasoning.

"I've been with this man for over a year," she shouted. "I think I know him."

It's clear that life is never easy for Portwood.

"I always feel like I'm one step ahead, I get knocked back five steps," she said in a side note to the cameras.

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Catelyn Lowell, 23, has been diagnosed with depression and anxiety.

"It's miserable," she confessed.

But despite her medical condition, Lowell goes on to marry her fiancé Tyler Baltierra, 23.

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Farrah Abraham, 24, is dealing with a faulty reputation.

"A lot people perceive me as trashy, low class whatever," she complained to someone over the phone.

She also continues to fight with her mother.

"It's like I'm watching a grownup throw a tantrum," she screamed at her mom.

And lastly, Maci Bookout, 24, problems with her ex Ryan Edwards, 26, have escalated.

"We have to have conflict because Ryan's a s***head," she said.

Be sure to tune into the new season of Teen Mom on MTV Jan. 4, 2016 at 10 PM ET.

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