The demands snowballed into riskier requests, and within months the gay Connecticut teen was trading sex for dinners out, designer sneakers and other luxuries.
He was a model citizen.
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She says she is working to better identify male and trans female victims.
They then played football at their school.
He says telling his story is empowering, as if by explaining the painful parts he too understands more about what happened and why.
Kuppe's attorney Walter Piszczatowski argued that his client wasn't a flight risk or danger to the community.
Kuppe will return to court Aug.