Police To Step Up Drunk Driving Crackdown

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Kim Hyung Joong's license suspended due to drunk driving
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Kim Hyung Joong's license suspended due to drunk driving

Kim Hyun Joong has found himself in another controversy.

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According to reports, a driver called the police in the early morning of March 26 after discovering a vehicle in front of him wasn't moving. It's reported Kim Hyun Joong was found asleep at the wheel with a blood alcohol level of 0.075%, which would result in an immediate license suspension.

On March 30, KeyEast Entertainment stated, "In the early morning of the 26th, Kim Hyun Joong had a drink with acquaintances around the area, and he received a request to move his car to another spot, which is why he was driving." 

Comedian Cleared of Drunk Driving
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Comedian Cleared of Drunk Driving

The Seoul Southern District Court on Thursday acquitted comedian Lee Chang-myung of leaving the scene of an accident after drunk driving last year, but fined him W5 million for violating traffic laws and as compensation.

Lee was booked in April of last year after slamming into a traffic light in his Porsche SUV and fleeing the scene. Police said he was drunk at the time with an estimated blood alcohol level of 0.16 percent -- enough to have his driver's license revoked.

He went into hiding for 20 hours but finally showed up at a police station, where he said he had to go to a hospital for medical care and denied driving under the influence.

Noh Hong Chul Explains His Drunk Driving Incident And Talks About What He Learned From It
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Noh Hong Chul Explains His Drunk Driving Incident And Talks About What He Learned From It

Noh Hong Chul spoke about his drunk driving incident and revealed the reason why he didnt call for a taxi as well as the reason why he asked for a blood alcohol level test.

During Youth Festival 2017 in Seoul on May 7, he went on stage as a lecturer and talked about the experience.

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He knelt in front of about 30,000 people and said, At the time, I was a model for a chaffeur service, and I didnt call. It was because I was afraid that they would be upset if I called the service for such a short distance, saying Im a young person who was fooling around.

Former K-Pop Idol-Turned-Drug Smuggler Now Caught Drunk Driving
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Former K-Pop Idol-Turned-Drug Smuggler Now Caught Drunk Driving

After trying to smuggle drugs into Canada and being prosecuted for drug use, former idol-turned-actor Cha Joo Hyuk has now been caught drunk driving.

On May 10, the Seoul Central District Prosecutors Office announced that they will be filing an additional charge for his act of drunk driving and injuring pedestrians. 

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According to the police, Cha Joo Hyuk was found driving an Audi in a drunken state on October 30, 2017. While he was driving, he ended up hitting three pedestrians. At the time, his blood alcohol concentration (BAC) was 0.112 percent (Koreas BAC limit is 0.05 percent), resulting in a cancellation of his drivers license.

Sandara Park News: 'One Step' Star To Expand Her Trademark With Own Fashion Line And Youtube Channel
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Sandara Park News: 'One Step' Star To Expand Her Trademark With Own Fashion Line And Youtube Channel

After ruling the charts as a member of K-pop girl group 2NE1 , starring in a movie and excelling at hosting gigs, Sandara Park may be set to start an empire in 2017 as she prepares to don a new hat. Blackjacks, Krungers and Daralings need to watch out with Sandara Park's clothing line next where she will share her signature style and personality.

Accordingto a Twitter post from the SNS savvy Sandara, her fans should watch out for Dara shirts, capos and other merchandise which will come out soon. In her post, she was wearing samples of what styles will be available under her clothing line.