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.
“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