Homophobia and teenage sex lie at the heart of a case in Florida which is causing a social media storm.
Teen lover or sexual predator? Devoted partner or calculating molester? Child or criminal? Kaitlyn Hunt has been called all of the above in the few months since she was arrested in western Florida, and charged with two counts of “lewd and lascivious battery on a child 12-16” (her 15-year-old partner).
On Wednesday, at her first and only press conference, a traumatised Kaitlyn, who looks a lot younger than her 18 years, said: “I’m scared of losing my life, the rest of my life, not being able to go to college and be around kids, my sisters and my family.”
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