How do false accusations impact real victims of sexual assault?

Article by Lana Stukel In recent months there has been a great push to highlight the violent crime of rape, prevalent in the U.S. and around the world. Movements such as #METOO have put a spotlight on sexual assault in Hollywood and spurred action across the country; however, the fight against sexual assault is far from over. In a report released by the FBI, in 2017, an estimated 135,755 rapes were reported to law enforcement. This figure shows an increase of 2.5% from 2016 a