"Therefore, an analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of evidence is not warranted and the matter is declined".
"Speaking out was the best thing I could have ever done for myself", she said.
The Associated Press generally doesn't name people who say they were sexually assaulted but Schuman has come forward publicly to speak about her experience and approves of the use of her name.
In her February blog post, titled "Don't worry, I won't tell anybody", Schuman said she had chose to come forward after seeing an allegation against Carter from another woman last October.
In November of previous year, Carter responded by saying he was "shocked and saddened" to hear the accusation, according to the Los Angeles Times.
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He and his fellow Backstreet Boys have gained a legion of fans since the group formed in 1993, and have since become one the most popular boy bands of all-time with more than 100 million records sold. She claims that he forced her into a sex act, before forcing her to have intercourse.
"Melissa never expressed to me while we were together or at any time since that anything we did was not consensual", the statement read. "I don't think I can perform tonight", Carter wrote. I gave my statement, as did the other witnesses.
Nick added that he 'was always respectful and supportive of Melissa both personally and professionally'. This is the first that I am hearing about these accusations, almost two decades later.
"It is contrary to my nature and everything I hold dear to intentionally cause someone discomfort or harm", he said. "I'm filing a police report". "I thought it was an option I could no longer pursue".
In another tweet, Carter told fans that he doubted he would be able to go on to perform Monday night, as he is now out on a solo tour in South America and Mexico.