believe the children
Mounting fear in American culture led for a push in believing the children, and victims, of sexual abuse. And as well intentioned, and absolutely needed, as that push was, it also had some unfortunate side effects. From aggressively misguided interview techniques (used on small kids), to a new set of laws that awarded money based on the amount of reported abuse cases, American Social Workers became a key factor in the quickly growing Satanic Panic.
Free at Last
After spending TWO DECADES in prison, Fran and Dan Keller were formally exonerated in June of 2017.