Can Love Survive Scandal?

Can Arnold & Maria overcome his infidelity? See how some other famous couples have weathered cheating, drugs and deception

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ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER & MARIA SHRIVER

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER & MARIA SHRIVER
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The Scandal: Shortly after announcing their split, the former California governor admitted to fathering a child with a member of his staff 10 years ago.

Did Love Survive? Unlikely. Shriver, his wife of 25 years, has since moved out of their home and, in a statement, said, "I ask for compassion, respect and privacy as my children and I try to rebuild our lives and heal."

02 of 14

JESSE JAMES & SANDRA BULLOCK

JESSE JAMES & SANDRA BULLOCK
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The Scandal: Days after Bullock's monumental Oscar win, reports circulated that her husband of five years had an affair. James eventually spoke out, blaming his and childhood abuse for his cheating.
Did Love Survive? No. Bullock filed for divorce from James, shifting her focus to raising her adopted son Louis. James, for his part, wrote a memoir and got engaged to L.A. Ink star Kat Von D. "We have something special that I've never felt with anyone I've ever been with," James tells PEOPLE of his new love.

03 of 14

TIGER WOODS & ELIN NORDEGREN

TIGER WOODS & ELIN NORDEGREN
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The Scandal: More than a dozen women claim (in detail) to have had sex with the golfer – who has apologized for his infidelities.
Did Love Survive? No. After months of speculation, the couple end their marriage and Nordegren breaks her silence to PEOPLE: "I have been through the stages of disbelief and shock, to anger and ultimately grief over the loss of the family I so badly wanted for my children," she says of the ordeal.

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ELIOT & SILDA SPITZER

ELLIOT SPITZER
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The Scandal: A call girl, a revelation and a resignation. New York's governor left office in disgrace after a rendezvous with escort Ashley Alexandra Dupré was revealed.

Did Love Survive? Yes. Silda stood publicly by her husband as he stepped down, and the two are living together quietly in N.Y.C.

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HUGH GRANT & ELIZABETH HURLEY

HUGH GRANT & ELIZABETH HURLEY
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The Scandal: Busted! In 1995, Grant got cuffed for soliciting Hollywood prostitute Divine Brown. Later he went on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, admitting he did "a bad thing."

Did Love Survive? The romance didn't – the couple split in '98 – but they remain friends, and Grant is godfather to Hurley's son Damian.

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JUDE LAW & SIENNA MILLER

JUDE LAW
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The Scandal: The engaged duo hit the brakes when Law confirmed he'd had an affair with his kids' nanny, Daisy Wright.

Did Love Survive? Not at first. They split after "nanny-gate," but coinciding Broadway runs have reportedly led to a total recoupling.

07 of 14

DENNIS QUAID & MEG RYAN

DENNIS QUAID & MEG RYAN
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The Scandal: Ryan's too-cozy (and kissy) relationship with Proof of Life costar Russell Crowe fueled the unraveling of her nine-year marriage – though she denied an affair.

Did Love Survive? No. The sudden split from Quaid was final, and Ryan and Crowe broke up months later.

08 of 14

VILI FUALAAU & MARY KAY LETOURNEAU

VILI FUALAAU & MARY KAY LETOURNEAU
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The Scandal: Fualaau was just 12, and in her sixth-grade class, when they first hooked up during an illicit relationship that would produce two daughters and land the then-married Letourneau in jail for seven years.

Did Love Survive? Yes. They wed in 2005, after Letourneau was freed, and just last year they hosted a at a bar.

09 of 14

JOHN & ELIZABETH EDWARDS

JOHN & ELIZABETH EDWARDS
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The Scandal: Edwards admitted to cheating with campaign staffer Rielle Hunter – and by early 2010, he also confessed that he fathered Hunter's 2-year-old daughter, Quinn.

Did Love Survive? No. After 30 years of marriage, the Edwards separated in January 2010. By the end of the year, Elizabeth lost her battle with incurable cancer at age 61.

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KOBE & VANESSA BRYANT

KOBE BRYANT
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The Scandal: Accused of sexual assault in 2003, the NBA star admitted to cheating – but claimed it was consensual – throughout a messy trial that ended up dismissed.

Did Love Survive? Yes. While a $4 million ring for Vanessa eased the blow, the parents of two never split.

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ANDRE AGASSI & BROOKE SHIELDS

ANDRE AGASSI & BROOKE SHIELDS
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The Scandal: Their marriage faced a test in the form of crystal meth, which the tennis star copped to using in his 2009 autobiography Open.

Did Love Survive? No. They divorced in 1999 and both have since remarried with children.

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ZAC EFRON & VANESSA HUDGENS

ZAC EFRON & VANESSA HUDGENS
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The Scandal: Nude pictures that Hudgens had sent to an ex popped up online in 2007, leading the High School Musical star to apologize to fans – and beau Efron.
Did Love Survive? Yes. She's held on to "her amazing guy," but after four years together, the couple amicably went their separate ways in December 2010.

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RAFFAELLO FOLLIERI & ANNE HATHAWAY

RAFFAELLO FOLLIERI & ANNE HATHAWAY
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The Scandal: The Italian property developer was first arrested for attempting to pass a bad check – and then was collared again for trying to swindle the Vatican.

Did Love Survive? Absolutely not. Hathaway broke up with Follieri immediately, and is now dating actor Adam Shulman.

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JON & KATE GOSSELIN

JON & KATE GOSSELIN
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The Scandal: Pictures of Jon partying with young women became public. And while he denied having an affair, he admitted to showing "poor judgment."

Did Love Survive? No. The reality-TV stars spent the better part of 2009 struggling through a very public (and now final) divorce.

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