This was a witch hunt from the beginning,” Johnson wrote, finding fault with investigators who too easily accepted fantastic claims of abuse, including plane trips to Mexico during which children were abused and returned to Austin in time for afternoon pickup by their parents.
From Convictions tossed out in Austin satanic day care case May 20, 2015
Via The ongoing legacy of the great satanic sex abuse panic Radley Balko, Washington Post, May 26, 2015
Of course, witch hunts are still with us, and probably always will be, the trials of Debra Milke, Amanda Knox and Jodi Arias show that people are still as easily fooled now as they were then.
Another example: Nightmare at the Day Care: The Wee Care Case