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  • [OP-ED] Do people forgive and forget?

    May 27, 2013 @ 6:24 pm

    Lately, K-pop's been plagued with a whole bunch of scandals and issues. 2012 was filled with scandals surrounding T-ara, Nichkhun, Block B, and Kang Ho Dong. In 2013, the year isn't even halfway done and we have even more scandals with the notable cases featuring Park Si Hoo, Go Young Wook and most recently with Hyosung's word choice accident. When celebrities have these scandals, most of them take the tried-and-true rout

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  • Go Young Wook appoints his original lawyer for his appeal

    May 10, 2013 @ 12:33 am

    Go Young Wook has appointed his previous lawyer once again for his appeal. Rumors were circulating that Go Young Wook would be going with a public defender for his appeal, leading many to question if his previous lawyers had given up or refused to take on the appeal. However, they were proven to be false as it's been confirmed that the former celebrity has brought in the lawyer he had teamed up with for his very first trial. Currently,

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  • Roo'ra to promote without Shin Jung Hwan or Go Young Wook

    May 3, 2013 @ 10:03 am

    Old-school group Roo'ra will be continuing on without Shin Jung Hwan or Go Young Wook. Roo'ra was incredibly popular back in the '90s, and they have announced that they'll be making a comeback. The group will be leaving out the members mentioned due to their controversies and continue on as a 3-member group with Lee Sang Min, Kim Ji Hyun, and Chae Ri Na. Shin Jung Hwan was sentenced to 8 months for illegal gambling, but he was released

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  • Go Young Wook to appeal his sentence

    April 12, 2013 @ 5:48 am

    Go Young Wook has started the appeal process to fight his sentence. The celebrity was found guilty of all his charges of engaging in sexual acts with minors and sexual assault, and was sentenced to 5 years in prison and 10 years of electronic anklet wear as well as having his record made public for 7 years. He remained silent about whether he would be appealing at the time of the verdict, but it's now been revealed a bit belatedly that

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  • KBS, SBS, and MBC to wait for court verdict before determining whether to ban Park Si Hoo from broadcast appearances

    April 10, 2013 @ 11:59 pm

    KBS, SBS, and MBC will be waiting for the verdict in Park Si Hoo's sexual assault case before determining whether he will be banned from the broadcasting stations or not. Yesterday, Go Young Wook was sentenced to 5 years of jail and 10 years of wearing an electronic anklet for engaging in sexual acts with minors and sexual assault. However, even before his official sentence, all three KBS, SBS, and MBC had banned him from entering broadcas

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  • Go Young Wook sentenced to 5 years in prison and 10 years of electronic anklet wear

    April 10, 2013 @ 4:37 am

    The final hearing was held for Go Young Wook, who has now received his sentence. If you recall, the celebrity was previously charged with engaging in sexual acts with minors and sexual assault. In addition to jail time, the prosecution had demanded that an electronic anklet be placed earlier on in the case. An electronic anklet can monitor the whereabouts of the person which it is attached to, making it a desirable object to use with suspe

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  • Prosecution demands Go Young Wook wear an electronic anklet

    February 28, 2013 @ 5:07 am

    After the initial trial held earlier this month, the prosecution has demanded that the court orders Go Young Wook, currently under suspicion of sexual acts with a minor and sexual assault, to begin wearing an electronic anklet. "We requested an electronic anklet against Go Young Wook yesterday," said a representative of the prosecutor's office. "The issue will be discussed in the upcoming trial on the 28th." An electronic anklet can mon

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  • Go Young Wook discusses his thoughts at first trial for sexual assault case

    February 14, 2013 @ 6:20 am

    Go Young Wook expressed his state of mind at the first trial held for his sexual assault case against minors. Go Young Wook stated on the 14th at the Seoul District Court, "First off, I have been reflecting and felt many things while under custody about associating inappropriately with minors as a celebrity." He also revealed his frustration as he commented, "This issue began May of last year and none of the things I said were released,

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  • Go Young Wook taken into custody

    January 10, 2013 @ 1:32 pm

    Go Young Wook (36), who's currently being investigated for sexually assaulting minors, has been taken into custody. Seoul Western District Court judge Lee Dong Geun issued an arrest warrant against Go Young Wook for 4 counts of sexual misconduct and assault against minors. The judge stated he found reason to take the former Roo'ra member into custody due to concerns that he would tamper with evidence or flee. With this new development,

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  • MBLAQ Lee Joon's past remarks about Go Young Wook resurface

    January 9, 2013 @ 1:32 pm

    Lee Joon of MBLAQ's previous remarks about Go Young Wook, who is currently being investigated for sexually assaulting minors, have come to light once again. On a previous episode of SBS' 'Strong Heart', Lee Joon revealed that the former Roo'ra member had stolen two of his past girlfriends. Lee Joon stated, "She was a girlfriend I really loved and cared about, but after seeing Go Young Wook's name appear on her cell phone, we broke up."

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