Yong Jun-hyung leaves Highlight; Jung Joon-young scandal buries Jang Ja-yeon reinvestigation

Days after denying any connection to Jung Joon-young's spycam sex video scandal, Yong Jun-hyung of Highlight (formerly BEAST) has admitted to watching one of his friend Jung Joon-young's illegal spycam sex videos and discussing them inappropriately. Yong Jun-hyung since left his group and released an apology:

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Meanwhile, former actress Yoon Ji-oh is racing against the statute of limitations to seek justice for her friend, Jang Ja-yeon, a famous actress who committed suicide in 2009. Jang Ja-yeon left behind letters and a suicide note in which she detailed the extent of sexual and physical abuse she endured at the hands of senior industry figures. At the time of her passing, Jang Ja-yeon was only twenty seven years old.

Read more...Collapse )For a full timeline of the Burning Sun scandal and all associated fallout, including a flowchart of Seungri's connections, a list of all the chatrooms and group chats, the many instances of police corruption and collusion with Seungri et al., the cover up of FT Island's Choi Jong-hoon's DUI, Zico's comments on Jung Joon-young's "golden phone," and the alleged involvement of SNSD Yuri's brother, please see this Reddit post.

For a twitter thread tracing these issues back to 2010, please see @k_fact_, which is run by a Korean and provides a Korean perspective on the Burning Sun case and associated fallout.

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