Taiwanese singer-songwriter R.chord Hsieh is underneath investigation once more, this time as a result of he published unsubstantiated claims that weed (also called marijuana) kills the coronavirus.
In response to Taiwanese media, he obtained the data from a Canadian and he subsequently shared it on his Instagram.
His publish was flagged to the authorities by the general public, and he was investigated for violating the Social Order Upkeep Act for spreading rumours. The controversial 32-year-old defined that he shared the publish as a result of he thought it was a authentic information article.
This is not the primary time that R.chord, also called Hsieh He-hsian, has gotten into bother due to marijuana.
Final December, his estranged spouse Keanna Taiyh reported him to the authorities for drug use and he was arrested at their residence in New Taipei Metropolis the place they discovered over 10g of marijuana.
He even broadcasted his arrest in a sequence of IG tales. When requested by reporters if he had something to say about his arrest, R.chord made a ‘coronary heart’ gesture along with his fingers, and mentioned he supported the legalisation of marijuana.
He once more made the information in Jan 2020 when he was concerned in a public spat with Keanna, who accused his mistress of exchanging sex for fame. The accusations got here after R.chord publicly announced his extra-marital affair with young and pretty live streamer Liya, and that he is divorcing Keanna.