College officials sent out a statement today saying that the 18-year-old woman admitted she made up what happened, reported The Press-Enterprise. "Video footage, the lack of physical evidence, including blood or the pencil, and other factors led investigators to question the student’s claims," officials said. It's not clear though why the student lied.It's not that all women lie about rape, or even a large fraction of them, but the charge that we are obliged to "listen" (which is, apparently, code for "accept without investigation") is fundamentally unsound.
Friday, January 23, 2015
Another Rape "Victim" Recants Her Story, Confesses She Made It Up
A Riverside City College woman admitted she made up claims of fighting off an attacker with a pencil after she was unable to produce the pencil or blood.