false accusations

Idaho Sheriff Says Testing Rape Kits Is Unnecessary, Because Women Are Liars

This Tuesday, Idaho lawmakers signed off on what one would assume would be a fairly noncontroversial sounding bill meant to create a statewide standard for how rape kits are conducted…

Robyn Pennacchia | March 16, 2016 - 3:30 pm

UVA Dean Sues Rolling Stone For Defamation After Gang-rape Article

It’s a depressing to me that cases like this do in fact contribute to the future silencing of victims who come forward.

Bronwyn Isaac | January 8, 2016 - 4:00 pm

I Was Wrong About The Patrick Kane Rape Case

The woman who accused Blackhawks player Patrick Kane stopped cooperating with the investigation a few days ago, and the prosecutor announced today that Kane won’t be

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 5, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Viral Bullshit: “Man Banned From Campus For Resembling A Rapist” Story Is Likely Fake

Last week, a viral story spread about a man being banned from his college campus for merely resembling someone’s rapist. It’s probably not true.

Robyn Pennacchia | February 25, 2015 - 1:30 pm