Although he didn’t identify his accuser, Ricky took a moment to address him and his actions. He said: “To the person who said this nonsense, I wish him the best and I hope he finds some help so he can start a new life filled with love, truth and joy and that ‘He doesn’t hurt anyone else.’
Now the Mrs. American Pie star is looking forward to what the future holds. “Now my priority is to heal. And how do I heal? With music,” he explained. “I can’t wait to be back on stage. I can’t wait to be back in front of the cameras and…entertaining is what I do best.”
He also thanked his close friends and “all the fans who always believed in me”, adding, “You have no idea how much strength you gave me. Every comment you wrote on social media. I wish you love and light and here we come with the same strength and passion.”
Ricky wasn’t the only one celebrating the good news. His husband, Jwan Yosefshared her excitement by posting a photo on Instagram of the couple hugging each other with the caption, “Truth prevails.”
And his legal team also seems happy with the result. In a statement to E!, they added, “The Accuser confirmed in court that his decision to dismiss the case was his own, without any outside influence or pressure, and the Accuser confirmed that he is satisfied with his legal representation in the case.”
E ! News contacted Ricky’s nephew’s attorney but did not hear back.