SKorea votes to legalize chemical castration

SKorea votes to legalize chemical castration

SEOUL, South Korea - (AP) South Korea's parliament voted Tuesday to legalize chemical castration as punishment for convicted child sex offenders after a series of violent assaults sparked outrage nationwide.

The bill was first introduced in 2008 in response to a high-profile case in which a 58-year-old man raped and assaulted an 8-year-old girl. The attack ...

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