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Child Grooming for Sexual Abuse to be Punished in S. Korea

Child Grooming for Sexual Abuse to be Punished in S. Korea

SEOUL, March 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Online grooming, or luring minors through the internet to sexually illicit businesses, will be subject to criminal punishment in South Korea starting in September, a government ministry said Tuesday. The Ministry of Gender Equality and Family said the revised act on the protection of children and juveniles against sexual [...]

Sexual Abuse in Seoul Schools on Sharp Increase: Data

Sexual Abuse in Seoul Schools on Sharp Increase: Data

SEOUL, Mar. 12 (Korea Bizwire) – The number of sexual abuse cases has been sharply increasing in South Korean schools, data showed Sunday, reflecting the urgency to come up with viable measures to protect victims. According to data compiled by the Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education, there were 385 reported cases of sexual abuse in [...]