B.I’s first hearing has been held on August 27.
The idol was trialed for violation of the Act on the Control of Narcotics, Etc. was held at Seoul Central District Court. He was indicted back in May of this year on suspicions of purchasing marijuana and LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide) in 2016 and using some of the drugs.
During the hearing, the prosecution stated that the idol smoked marijuana a total of three times in March 2016 and April 2016, and he also purchased LSD around that time.
During the trial, B.I also admitted to all of the charges against him and stated he’s been reflecting. The idol had submitted an apology letter the day before.
What caught fans’ attention was the prosecution demands, they requested a sentence of three years in prison along with a fine of 1.5 million won (approximately $1,300) for B.I.
The final sentence will be determined at the sentencing trial scheduled for September 10.