Tawana Brawley starts paying man she falsely accused of rape in 1987 - CNN.com

A grand jury determined that Tawana Brawley's 1987 allegations, that ADA Steven Pagones was part of a group of white men that kidnapped and raped her in NY, were false. Pagones sued for defamation and won. Al Sharpton, Alton Maddox and C. Vernon Mason have all paid or are paying their judgements. Maddox's license to practice law was suspended in 1990. Mason was disbarred in 1995. In 2012 Brawley was found to be living in VA under a pseudonym. Her wages are now being garnished. With interest she owes over $431,000.