Okay-pop stars Jung Joon-young and Choi Jong-hoon sentenced for rape

Jung Joon-young (left) rose to fame on a TV talent show while Choi Jong-hoon was part of a best-selling bandPicture copyright
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Jung Joon-young (left) rose to fame on a TV expertise present whereas Choi Jong-hoon was a part of a best-selling band


A South Korean courtroom has sentenced Okay-pop stars Jung Joon-young and Choi Jong-hoon to 6 and 5 years in jail for gang raping drunk unconscious ladies.

Jung was additionally charged with filming the assault and distributing the footage.


The lads should do 80 hours of sexual violence therapy programs and are banned from working with youngsters.

The case is one among a number of intercourse and abuse scandals which have rocked the Okay-pop world in recent times.

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Choose Kang Seong-soo stated that Jung, 30, had raped ladies who had been “drunk and unable to withstand, filmed them nude and having intercourse, then unfold it on a bunch chat”.

“We will not think about the ache the victims might need felt who discovered later.”

He additionally stated it appeared Jung seen the victims simply as a instrument for pleasure.

Within the ultimate testimony, Jung – who rose to fame on a TV expertise present – stated: “I deeply remorse my foolishness and I really feel nice regret.”

“Any more, I shall solely… stay in regret,” he added.

In Could, he give up the music enterprise after admitting that he secretly filmed ladies and shared the movies.

On Choi – a former member of the band F.T. Island, which had primary albums in South Korea – the courtroom stated the 30-year-old “didn’t really feel regret after mass-raping drunken victims”.

The case towards the 2 was found throughout a separate police investigation into Okay-pop famous person Seungri – who was reportedly a member of Jung’s group chat.

Seungri, whose boyband Huge-bang have offered greater than 140 million data, has been charged with supplying prostitutes to potential enterprise traders.

Police reportedly discovered Jung’s movies whereas investigating that case.