I have been avidly following the story of Jackie from UVA – the other great true-life crime mystery of the late fall 2014 (besides Serial).
It’s starting to seem more and more likely that the gang rape did not happen as initially described in Rolling Stone.
This article in Slate, based on today’s Washington Post article summarizes the recent progress nicely.
To me the case is looking more and more like a clear case of Borderline Personality Disorder.
(Note: I am not a psychiatrist nor do I study BPD professionally. I don’t know any of these people; this is all speculation based solely on reading a few articles.)
Nonetheless, this story presents many mysteries, and to me the biggest is why a reported risked her entire career on one person’s word