I'm sure most readers have heard of the infuriating case involving the rape of eight year-old 'Na-yeong' and the light sentence of 12 years her attacker received. Korea Beat has reported extensively on this case, on why the rapist was sentenced to only twelve years, and on how the victim's mother appealed to the president. There's more at Brian in Jeollanam-do and the Joongang Ilbo.
This case was brought to light on September 22 on the KBS show 시사기획 쌈. Here is the clip:
Open Thread: Nov. 24
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