Conor Oberst Responds To Recanter Of Rape Accusation

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“I have accepted Joanie Faircloth’s apology and retraction to clear my name. This has been extremely difficult and stressful for me personally and for those I love. I’m appreciative of the family, friends, fans, and business partners who supported me throughout this and look forward to happier times as we all move forward with our lives.” – Conor Oberst

This week Joanie Faircloth, the XOJane commenter who accused Bright Eyes front man Conor Oberst of raping her recanted her allegations. Oberst responded today with the above.

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