Dominic Lawson writes on one particular motive for making a wrongful allegation
Wrongful allegations are made for many reasons, and are not necessarily malicious in intent. Unfortunately, financial gain seems to be a motive in some cases. Simon Warr talks about his experience here, and Dominic Lawson has written and article in The Times discussing this issue. His suggestion that compensation to victims of abuse should mirror the German system seems sensible. Read on.