Jana Kramer shocked fans when she revealed that her first husband went to prison after trying to kill her, and now she’s speaking out about why she stayed with him in an effort to help other women in that position.
Kramer revealed to People magazine that her first husband, Michael Gambino, used to routinely beat her, and eventually went to prison after choking her into unconsciousness in 2005. He was convicted of attempted murder and sentenced to six years, and eventually committed suicide two years after his 2010 release.
Kramer tells People that like so many other abused wives, she stayed in the relationship out of fear and shame.
“I was so…