Korean pop or K-Pop which has a huge fan following across the world has been in the news in recent times for all the wrong reasons. As disturbing news continue to break, the murky inner world of this entertainment industry stands exposed. Within a month's gap, two top female K-Pop artists committed suicide. While year-old Goo Hara was found dead in her apartment in Seoul on November 24, Sulli was found dead in her apartment on October While the suicides are still being discussed, a South Korean court, on Friday, sentenced K-Pop stars Jung Joon-young and Choi Jong-hoon to six and five years in prison for gang raping drunk unconscious women. This, unfortunately, is just one of the several sex abuse scandals that have rocked the industry in recent times. According to a report in BBC, Judge Kang Seong-soo said that year-old Jung had raped women who were "drunk and unable to resist, filmed them nude and having sex, then spread it on a group chat".
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South Korean K-pop singer-songwriter Jung Joon-young has been convicted of gang rape, as well as secretly filming and distributing illicit sex videos of his partners. South Korean singer-songwriter Jung Joon-young was convicted Friday of gang rape and distributing videos of the assaults and other sexual encounters, and was jailed for six years in a scandal that has rocked K-pop. Jung and Choi Jong-hoon, a former member of boy band FT Island, were found guilty of gang-raping two different victims on two occasions in Separately, year-old Jung was also convicted of filming himself having sex with other women without their knowledge and sharing the footage without their consent. It is the highest-profile example of an epidemic of spycam crimes in South Korea, which have prompted widespread anger and seen women demonstrating in Seoul, chanting: "My life is not your porn". Jung distributed his videos in mobile chatrooms with recipients including fellow K-pop star Seungri of BIGBANG, who has been accused of illegal gambling in connection with a sex and drugs scandal. The two singers had been hugely popular but had perceived the victims only as "sexual objects" to be exploited, it went on, adding: "They should assume social responsibility in proportion to their fame and wealth.
Both were members of online chat groups that shared secret sex tapes and made jokes about drugging and raping women. A South Korean court has found two K-pop stars guilty of illicit sexual relations with a woman and sentenced them to up to six years in prison. On Friday, the Seoul Central District Court said singer-songwriter Jung Joon-young received a six-year prison term and former boy band member Choi Jong-hoon a five-year term. Both were members of online chat groups that shared secret sex tapes and made jokes about drugging and raping women, the court said. Jung's conviction also includes illegal distribution of other videos he took secretly while having sex with women.
The sexual assaults are alleged to have occurred between June 1 and July 3, at an assisted living health care facility in North Seattle. The sexual assaults are alleged to have occurred between June 1 and July 3 at an assisted living health care facility in North Seattle. In charging documents , prosecutors said Nshimiyiana O. Hamzat repeatedly raped a disabled victim while he cared for her at the facility.