The FACT (Falsely Accused Carers and Teachers) Spring Conference took place in Birmingham on 12 May 2018.
Operation Midland was launched by the Metropolitan Police on 14 November 2014 to investigate the claims of a single individual that there had been a vast paedophile ring at the centre of the political establishment in the 1970s and 1980s.
As is now widely known, it is all too possible for an accused individual to successfully defend themselves against abuse accusations but still lose their entire life savings in the process.
Mick Brown has written a long article in the Daily Telegraph on the Anne Craig controversy.
Dr Kevin Felstead, Director of Communications, spoke to Andy Peacher of Freedom Talk Radio UK on 15 March 2018.
Joanna Williams has written a powerful article in the Daily Mail criticising the current approach of the police and justice system in automatically believing all rape and sexual assault claims.
BBC World Service, The Why Factor – Hypnosis: Why Would Anyone Allow a Stranger to Access Their Mind? On Monday, 12 February 2018, the BBC World Service transmitted a programme in the documentary series, The Why Factor, entitled ‘Hypnosis: Why Would Anyone Allow a Stranger to Access Their Mind?’
The collapse of the rape prosecution trial against Liam Allan in Croydon Crown Court could have widespread ramifications for other criminal cases, because it was discovered the police withheld 50,000 text messages when such information should have been disclosed as a matter of course.
The Daily Mail has recently published an extensive article covering regression therapy and false accusations of abuse.
BBC London broadcast a report on the Carol Felstead case on Friday, 29 September. The short news item covered the issue of false memories being implanted by therapists, and has contributions from Joseph Felstead (Carol’s father), Dr Kevin Felstead (Carol’s brother, and the BFMS Director of Communications) and Dr Julia…