Beforehand, rumors spread that Jennie and BTS’s V have been in a relationship after private photographs unfold on-line that includes figures imagined to be the 2 idols. On October 3, YG Leisure launched an announcement asserting that the company can be taking authorized motion, responding strongly in opposition to acts of defamation and the unfold of false data.
That is YG Leisure.
We’re revealing that we now have formally requested the police to analyze the unique distributor of BLACKPINK’s Jennie’s private photographs. YG has been constantly monitoring the related content material, and we submitted a criticism final September after gathering data.
With the intention to reduce additional injury, YG has kept away from commenting [regarding the situation] and expressing our stance. Nevertheless, the current mass manufacturing of rumors, accusations, private assaults, sexual harassment, and invasion of privateness sparked by the non-public photographs have been occurring indiscriminately, so we felt a way of accountability, making it troublesome for us to miss this any longer. Due to this fact, we wish to reveal the info of the authorized motion, and we wish to right the scenario.
YG is taking sturdy authorized motion in opposition to posts which are tarnishing the character and repute of our company’s artist. We inform you that we now have filed a criticism for defamation beneath the Info and Communications Community Act, violation of the prohibition of unlawful data distribution, and obscene use of communication media for the actions of repeatedly importing data that has not been verified to be true and writing excessively malicious posts.
We plan on taking all [possible] authorized motion with none leniency for additional hurt that happens afterwards. The photographs which have circulated on-line have been revealed illegally no matter one’s private intentions. The act of sharing [these personal photos] just isn’t solely a secondary offense, however it is usually topic to authorized punishment. We sincerely ask that you just keep away from this indiscriminate sharing.
YG Leisure will proceed to work onerous to guard the rights of the company’s artist going ahead. Thanks.