IU’s malicious commenter, 8 months in prison, 2 years in prison
“There is no leniency or agreement of any kind”
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Singer and actress IU (Lee Ji-eun) reported that a malicious commenter who spread false information was sentenced to a suspended sentence of imprisonment.
On the 21st, through the official social networking service (SNS), Edam Entertainment sued the perpetrator for habitually posting insults, personal attacks, and malicious posts to IU dozens of times through Internet bulletin boards since 2019. All criminal charges have been admitted.”
According to the agency, the court judged that the offender’s crimes had been repeated for a considerable period of time and that the quality of the crime was very poor. , sentenced to 180 hours of community service and 40 hours of sexual violence treatment lectures.
Lee Dam’s representative emphasized, “Even after the court’s judgment, we will continue to follow up measures so that if a person commits a crime repeatedly, he or she can receive more severe punishment.”
He said that he was aware that not only this case but also many anonymous communities such as DC Inside were spreading false information and posting malicious posts, he filed a complaint with an investigative agency and identified the identity of the perpetrator.
“We will do our best to protect the rights and interests of artists, and we will respond more strongly without any leniency or agreement.”
By Kim Ye-rang, reporter at Hankyung.com email@example.com
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