A False allegation of a Historical Sexual offence can come as a massive shock and feel surreal. Why would one person or sometimes several people, many years later make false allegations. How can the accusers explain the delayed disclosure of the allegation ? The difficulty is the police and courts take these allegations seriously. They often come from family members and seem unbelievable. The greatest frustration is how easy it is to make these false historical sexual allegations. We have significant experience to lessen the burden of the ordeal for you.
These historical allegations rely on the complex legal doctrine of mutual corroboration in Scots law. If two or more people tell a similar story about you then they corrobotate each other. There is always issues of collusion in these cases. There can also be psychological issues regarding false or transfered memory and suggestibility.