UPDATE: Kim Hyun Joong's assault charges dropped
Kim Hyun Joong's former girlfriend has reportedly dropped the assault charges against him, bringing the case to a close.
Both a police representative and Kim Hyun Joong's agency have confirmed that the charges filed by Kim Hyun Joong's former girlfriend, known only as "A," were withdrawn. According to her lawyer, Kim Hyun Joong apologized to her in person in addition to his formal public apology. She did not receive any kind of monetary settlement. As her lawyer explained, "The plaintiff voiced her opinion that she didn't want him to be penalized, so the lawsuit was withdrawn. Kim Hyun Joong personally met with the victim and gave her a sincere apology. After a few days of contemplation, she decided to withdraw the case with no conditions and no settlement."
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Kim Hyun Joong completed his world tour in Japan on September 16.