Guilty Until Proven Innocent – Jon Robins

Guilty Until Proven Innocent by Jon Robins Cover Price £12.99 Our Price £8.99 inc. FREE Postage (UK Mainland ONLY) Whenever a miscarriage of justice hits the headlines, it is tempting to dismiss it as an anomaly – a minor hiccup in an otherwise healthy judicial system. Yet the cases of injustice that feature in this book reveal…


Dear Mr Judge… Poem by Charlie

This poem has been written by Charlie (his pen name) he is currently serving time in prison on a false accusation, you really didn’t need me to explain that the poem speaks for itself, I just had to share it with you. Mr Judge  by Charlie   Dear Mr Judge, How do you sleep? Do…


Justice for Perceived Victims should Never be allowed to Outweigh the need to protect the Innocent

Many of you will be aware of the recent conviction of Barry Bennal. Bennal was, and is a serial Child Sex Abuser and the evidence in his case was overwhelming. For him and his victims, Justice has finally been done. We would like to make it VERY CLEAR, Our campaign is Not about helping people like…


YOU MUST READ THIS

This is a post from Emma on the accused me group on facebook. Thanks to 2 member having watched The Jeremy Kyle show this morning it has come to light that a participant in the show has admitted on air to making a false allegation…. Please, Please, Please take 2 minutes and follow the Ofcom…


12 Women Who Lied About Being Raped And Why They Did It

I came across this online, it’s from 2014 but I thought interesting none the less. Two sensational rape stories in the media have brought to light the question of false allegations, prompting many to wonder just why a woman would lie about rape. In her memoir, Lena Dunham claims that she was raped by Barry,…


CPS Guidance for Charging Perverting the Course of Justice and Wasting Police Time in Cases involving Allegedly False Allegations of Rape and / or Domestic Abuse

The following has been taken directly from the CPS website. I hope that you may find it useful. Legal Guidance, Sexual offences Introduction Core considerations The Decision Making Process Observations on Evidential Stage Cases where it is suggested the Complaint is False Cases involving a Retraction and Double Retraction Observations on Public Interest Stage The…


#ME TOO. YES, IT IS COMPLICATED

Greta Hassler* works in the entertainment industry. She writes that the reduction of arguments to black or white positions is scuppering the power of the #Me Too movement. 1. Everyone in the business knows what he’s like. That’s why it’s annoying reading comments saying: “He’s an icon. He’d never behave that way”. It’s irritating to those…


The case of Liam Allan & the issue of disclosure

Interview with Sky News   The case of Liam Allan has attracted widespread national publicity, far beyond the world populated only by lawyers and legal journalists. Liam Allan was accused of a number of offences of rape. He knew that he had exchanged relevant text messages with the complainant, but he had lost his mobile phone…


Video clip of Falsely Accused Simon Warr describing his experience of his trial

Published on 2 Sep 2016 Simon Warr describes his experience of his trial and acquittal of historical sex offences and calls for those making deliberate false accusations to be prosecuted. Simon had launched an online petition, now closed. However I thought it important to hear what happened to him in his own words.  


Why Does the Justice System Fight So Hard to Keep Innocent People Behind Bars?

The following is taken from www.thenation.com and is an interview with a prosecutor. And shows that innocent people put behind bars and left to rot is not only a UK problem. This interview gives an interesting insight from the other side.   Mark Godsey was a “prosecutor’s prosecutor” who didn’t think there were any innocent people…