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Frail NFL cornerback Gareon Conley launched an announcement Monday asserting that a jury dominated in his prefer Thursday referring to a civil case stemming from an allegation of sexual assault in 2017:
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He acknowledged he became “falsely accused of sexually assaulting a young woman” and supplied DNA samples and passed a polygraph take a look at whereas cooperating with the police for the interval of the investigation.
After a nice jury declined to indict Conley on prison costs in 2017, the woman filed a civil lawsuit in 2018 for assault and battery, and he countersued her alleging malicious prosecution.
Conley acknowledged the jury unanimously dominated he became no longer liable in the sexual assault case and repeat in his prefer in his counterclaim.
Conley acknowledged, “I’m grateful and relieved to in the end be fully exonerated.”
The allegations became public rapidly sooner than the 2017 NFL draft. In his counterclaim, Conley acknowledged the allegations imprint him cash by hurting his draft situation and limiting endorsement opportunities, including one with Nike.
On the exchange hand, Conley acknowledged in his assertion his intent in countersuing became “never about recovering cash” from the woman and asked that the jury only award him $300, which it did.
The Oakland Raiders selected the Ohio Verbalize product with the No. 24 total earn.
Conley played for the Raiders and Houston Texans, and his closing sport came for the interval of the 2019 campaign. Houston declined the fifth-one year option on his deal in April 2020 and then placed him on injured reserve later that one year.