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Friday, Sept. 4: 'The Man Behind the Mask'

A young mother said she was raped at gunpoint by a man in a mask. So why did police accuse her of lying? They claimed the "masked man" was a phantom she created, and instead of hunting him down, they threatened to arrest her. As the years went by, the case grew cold. She thought her pain could not get worse, until the attacker's mask was finally ripped away, and the truth revealed.

Dateline Correspondent Sara James reports onĀ "The Man Behind the Mask."

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