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Emily-Anne Buck is a Knoxville mom who now speaks with high school students in the area about her experience, said she wishes she would have spoken up sooner."I really wish, I personally opened up to my parents because they could see something was going on," said Buck.
Buck also advising students to set boundaries in relationships early.
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