New Allegations Against Kaitlyn Hunt, The Florida Teen Facing Charges For Relationship With Underage Female Classmate
We reported earlier this year on Kaitlyn Hunt, the Florida teen who's facing charges as a result of her sexual relationship with a younger female high school classmate.
Though Hunt has been under court order to stay away from the girl, the state now claims she's been in violation of her pre-trial release. Could Kaitlyn be headed to jail?
According to prosecutors, Kaitlyn Hunt, the lesbian basketball player accused of having sex with her 14-year-old teammate, defied court orders by not only remaining in contact with the underage girl, but having intimate contact with her as recently as two weeks ago. The two have reportedly been in almost
The state claims to be in possession of “approximately 20,000 text messages,” including over twenty-five explicit photographs of Hunt nude and at least two videos in which she is masturbating. All of the photographs and videos were sent after the court had ordered Hunt not to have any contact with the teenager.
Hunt allegedly knew that she was violating the court order and that doing so could land her jail. Shortly after giving the girl the iPod in May, Hunt reportedly implored her to “be careful,” because “[i]f they find out we talked I’m going to jail.”
The more serious allegation by prosecutors is that Hunt repeatedly met with the teenager, a direction violation of the court order that she not come within 500 feet of her. Prosecutors claim that “the defendant coordinated secret meetings with the child victim,” during which the two “would have intimate personal contact.” Because the Florida criminal code defines this contact as a “dangerous crime,” prosecutors petitioned the court to order a pretrial detention of Hunt and possibly her mother, Kelley Hunt Smith, who is accused of instructing her daughter’s alleged victim to destroy all evidence of the unlawful contact.
Hunt had been offered a deal that did not involve jail time or
What do you think, Instincters? Do these new allegations change your opinion of Kaitlyn's case?
Should she be punished if it's concluded that she's been violating court orders?