Reclaiming some of the cost of your defence

The financial cost of defending your innocence in court can be very great. The editor has read of cases where people have used their life savings or sold their house to pay for their defence. A FACT member has kindly shared their research into ways of reclaiming some of the costs in the situation where […]

Appointment of FACT President

We are delighted to announce Sister Frances Dominica OBE,DL,FRCN who shared her own experiences of being falsely accused in her talk at FACTs 2016 Spring conference has agreed to accept the role of FACT President. Her experience and determination to offer a voice for the voiceless as well as to raise awareness of the horrors […]

FACT NEWS – FACT to support need for research

FACT is supporting the need research into false allegations and is in discussion with a leading academic about how this can be best achieved. More news will follow if the plans are approved.

Response to the Jillings report

The Jillings Report describes events which took place many years ago. FACT has alway accepted that abuse did occur in North Wales Children’s homes (although not on the scale alleged) and that for some children their experience of being looked after was not good enough. Having read the Jillings Report we are confident that the matters raised by […]

Solicitors to challenge to Sex Offenders Registration Rules

The following Media release has been issued by Quality Solicitors Jordans X v Secretary of State for Home Department March 7, 2013 It has been confirmed that a challenge to the requirement of convicted Sex Offenders to provide details of their bank accounts and credit cards will be heard by the Administrative Court at Birmingham […]

FACT contributes to Radio 5 Live debate

FACT members might like to hear FACT’s contribution to the Radio 5 Live perspective on the DPP comments regarding the investigation of sexual offences. You can access here (for a short while) http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01r186b Fast Forward to 2:23:00