Woman jailed for faking own violent rape battles to clear her name

She said she was speaking out to raise awareness of others prosecuted for making false rape allegations – figures compiled by campaigners in 2014 suggested 109 women had been in that position in the previous five years. “I want people to understand that this does happen. One day it could be your sister, your aunty or your cousin being told by a judge that they have ‘wickedly fabricated a grave crime’,” she said.

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/nov/05/woman-accused-of-faking-rape-bids-to-clear-name-layla-ibrahim?

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