Assuming the "victim" was 16 years old at the time of the incident, the rape charge would involve force or drugs/alcohol. The Rape Shield laws will pose some problems. You need to hire an attorney immediately. Do NOT try to handle this by yourself. Find an attorney who will sit down and listen to the entire fact pattern. Be prepared to answer some difficult questions. Remember that your conversation with your lawyer is privileged. Then begin to plan a defense today. Do not wait for the arrest warrant or even the "interview." Time is never on the defendant's side.
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The defendant will have to make a jury believe that the alleged victim is not telling the truth and has fabricated this allegation.
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