Chinese language-Canadian ex-pop star Kris Wu jailed for rape

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Kris Wu, additionally named Wu Yifan, is a 32-year-old Chinese language born Canadian former rapper, singer, actor and mannequin. He was just lately convicted as a serial rapist and sentenced to 13 years in jail by the Beijing court docket. 

The Chinese language authorities charged Kris Wu final July 2021, for numerous sexual harassment instances filed by web celebrities and underaged ladies. 

The rapper was discovered responsible of raping three lady again in November and December 2020. It was stated that these ladies have been inebriated and weren’t able to defending themselves at the moment of the crime. To make issues worse, the incidents occurred inside Kris Wu’s own residence. 

Extra so, he was additionally part of an act described as “group licentiousness”, whereby three or extra persons are assembled to do sexual actions. This kind of exploits are offenses and punishable with 5 or extra years jail time with extra extreme punishment if there are minors concerned. 

Kris Wu’s sentence has develop into a sizzling matter on Weibo, a well-liked Chinese language social media app, and plenty of netizens say they’re pleased with the choice. In addition they concluded that the rapper is making historical past for being the primary idol in China to go to jail for so long as 13 years.  

After the rapper’s 13 12 months imprisonment, he shall be deported from China to Canada. 

“This choice was made in accordance with the information, in addition to the character, circumstances, and dangerous penalties of the crime.” the court docket stated. 

Kris Wu was previously a member of the South Korean boy group, EXO, in 2012. Nonetheless, he left the group after two years because of points relating to his contract with the company, SM leisure. After settling the battle in court docket, the 2 events agreed that the rapper’s dedication with SM Leisure shall be legitimate till 2022, as per the unique contract. 

 

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