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<p>After being exonerated in a rape and kidnapping case where he spent over five years in prison, Brian Banks worked out for the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday and spoke with head coach Pete Carroll. Photo provided by Seattle Seahawks.</p>

After being exonerated in a rape and kidnapping case where he spent over five years in prison, Brian Banks worked out for the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday and spoke with head coach Pete Carroll. Photo provided by Seattle Seahawks.

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Should false rape accusers be sued?

Law enforcement agencies estimate that the number of false rape accusations ranges from 2 percent to 8 percent annually, or between 2,000 and 7,000 cases each year.