Get dating advice and anecdotes from our very own Match bloggers on all things relationships!
Our writers explore and prepare you for the thoughts and feelings we all experience on our dating journey to keep things fun and interesting.
Most rational people will at least try to have a conversation first.
“Use taxpayers’ money to prosecute REAL criminals, not a high school student who has never been in trouble a day in her young life, all because she had a mutual consenting relationship with someone who has bigoted parents,” said Kelley Hunt Smith, Kaitlyn’s mother.
The lack of attempt at talking things out one family to another, and the very serious felony charges brought up against Hunt (lewd and lascivious battery on a child ages 12 to 16), seem to point to a hysterical outburst of homophobia on the part of her girlfriend’s parents upon finding out about the relationship.
Your first reaction to your daughter’s fully consensual relationship isn’t to call the police, unless you’re in the middle of a freakout.
All this for dating a girl in her school who was 15 years old.
Kaitlyn Hunt, a high school senior in Florida, is facing a choice between going to trial and potentially serving up to 15 years in prison as a sex offender, or accepting a plea of two years under house arrest and a year on probation.
A report released by the White House alleged that one in five women are sexually assaulted during their time in college, based on data kept by the Department of Justice.Check out some of our favourites: Online dating advice: Kate Taylor - Seven Steps To The Perfect First Email Mind, body and soul: Lara Loveless - 5 Ways To Improve Your Dating Success Without Actually Dating Insights into the dating world: Laura Yates - Eliminating Game Playing In Dating Exciting and interesting date ideas: Seb Goshawk - Our Top Free Dating Ideas In London Keep up to date with all the latest articles over at the Match dating blog and make sure you’re as ready to start meeting new people!How to get the most of a dating website: If you’re just starting out on your dating journey, looking for helpful tips and advice or simply curious about dating you’ve come to the right place!Nationwide issue Campus sexual assault is a nationwide epidemic that has drawn the attention of the White House and Congress.There is a growing consensus and body of research that universities and colleges are failing to protect students.