Actress Go Jun Hee is taking legal action against the rumors connecting her to the 'Burning Sun' controversy.
Go Jun Hee has been plagued with rumors speculating she was the unnamed actress involved in the 'Burning Sun' embezzlement and prostitution controversy. According to the rumors based on the chat logs between Seungri and his friends, the unnamed actress was participating in prostitution. She's already won a legal fight against malicious commenters, and her lawyers are preparing to take action once again.
Her legal reps' statement is as follows:
"Recently, false information and libelous posts about Go Jun Hee have been spreading once again due to several YouTubers.
We took legal action against malicious netizens for writing and spreading false information that Go Jun Hee provided sexual favors at 'Burning Sun', and many of the netizens were punished for violating laws on the Act on Promotion of Information and Communications Network Utilization and Information Protection, etc.
Despite the fact that the above is not true, these malicious rumors are still spreading online for the purpose of increasing views on YouTube, causing much pain to the actress.
Once more, we would like to inform you the rumors that recently spread through YouTube about Go Jun Hee providing sexual favors at 'Burning Sun' are completely false. They are nothing but provocative lies that malicious YouTubers and netizens have created.
Spreading groundless facts through videos, posts, or comments online so anyone can see or damaging someone's reputation with abusive language and sexual harassment is a serious criminal act that causes indescribable pain to the victim.
In addition to generating and spreading false rumors online, spreading false information created by others in videos and posts is subject to criminal punishment as a violation of the Act on Promotion of Information and Communications Network Utilization and Information Protection, etc.
As legal representatives of actress Go Jun Hee, we're informing you we will take all possible legal measures, including criminal charges and civil damages and without any leniency or settlements, against people who hurt her reputation by spreading false rumors about her and damage a woman's character through serious abusive language and sexual harassment comments.
Please immediately stop all acts of spreading false information, ruining her reputation, and causing psychological damage, and delete all existing defamatory posts."
In related news, Go Jun Hee also opened up about how the rumors affected her and her family.