Once the relationship was found out, the management company sued her and her boyfriend for 9.9 million yen, in compensation for violating her contract and for damages. In his statement on the case, he spoke about the logic behind the company’s no dating rule, saying, “Fans desire integrity in idols, and as such, prohibiting romantic relationships, from the management’s perspective, has a certain amount of rationality.” But there are more factors to think about in this situation.
He continued, “The enrichment of one’s life that comes from association with the opposite sex is covered under the right of self-determination.
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