Names

More Celebrity News

Conor Oberst denies rape claim, files libel suit

Advertisement

Conor Oberst has filed a lawsuit claiming he was libeled by a woman who wrote in online posts that she was sexually assaulted by the singer-songwriter. The civil suit, filed in a Manhattan federal court, says the woman posted accusations in December that Oberst raped her a decade ago, when she was 16, in North Carolina. Oberst has denied the allegation. (AP)

True that

“It’s crazy, because when I read these rumors, they’re so detailed that even I start to question whether they’re true or not.” — Lupita Nyong’o, actress, asked about reports that boyfriend Jared Leto is stepping out with Miley Cyrus.

Loading comments...
Real journalists. Real journalism. Subscribe to The Boston Globe today.
We hope you've enjoyed your free articles.
Continue reading by subscribing to Globe.com for just 99¢.
 Already a member? Log in Home
Subscriber Log In

We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles'

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com