Supreme Court suggests stronger countermeasures against stalking suspects

SEOUL– The Supreme Court on Tuesday proposed tougher countermeasures against stalking suspects, such as the imposition of a restraining order, amid growing societywide resentment over the recent murder of a young subway worker by her alleged stalker.   The top court said in a statement that stalking suspects who are under investigation without detention need […]

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Justice Party tables bill aimed at protecting labor unions against damage suits

SEOUL– The minor progressive Justice Party (JP) proposed a bill Thursday that would limit companies from filing compensation suits against labor unions for losses incurred during strikes.   Under what is dubbed the “yellow envelope bill,” companies would be banned from filing lawsuits against labor unions and unionized workers for damages caused during collective action […]

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