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Bristol Palin, Marine Fiance Cancel Planned Memorial Day Weekend Wedding

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    Bristol Palin (right) won't be getting married to Dakota Meyer (left) over Memorial Day weekend as planned, her mom said on Facebook.

    Sarah Palin's daughter Bristol's wedding plans have been called off days before she and her fiance were supposed to get married, her mother said Monday on Facebook.

    The change of plans for Bristol Palin and her fiance Dakota Meyer, who had planned on a Saturday ceremony in Kentucky, came after reports last week that Meyer had been previously married as a teen.

    "Regarding salacious headlines in recent days about 'secret wives,' Dakota and I discussed our past relationships prior to our engagement. Dakota was legally divorced years ago, as any good reporter could and should have disclosed to readers," the former "Dancing With the Stars" contestant wrote in a message her mother posted to Facebook. 

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    Her mother, the 2008 Republican vice-presidential nominee, said that the two families would gather in Kentucky anyway Saturday for a barbecue "to celebrate life, in general!"

    It wasn't clear what the couple's wedding plans were, or whether the couple themselves would be at the barbecue.


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